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JUDICIARY COMMITTEE- HOUSE


ISP/IR Referred to Committee


Interim Study Proposals

ID Requestor Topic Status
2013-022 Hammer TO CREATE A CIVIL ACTION FOR A SEARCH AND SEIZURE OF A FIREARM OR AMMUNITION OWNED OR POSSESSED BY A PERSON WHO HAS BEEN DIAGNOSED WITH A MENTAL ILLNESS AND WHO IS CONSIDERED AN IMMEDIATE DANGER TO HIMSELF OR HERSELF OR TO OTHERS. Bill PDF
2013-029 D. Altes REGARDING TRAINING THAT A CONSTABLE IS REQUIRED TO COMPLETE AS DEVELOPED BY THE ARKANSAS COMMISSION ON LAW ENFORCEMENT STANDARDS AND TRAINING. Bill PDF
2013-064 Steel TO CEASE THE TRANSFER OF SOME DISTRICT COURTS TO THE STATE DISTRICT COURT SYSTEM; TO PRESERVE THE ADMINISTRATION OF JUSTICE FUND; TO PROTECT STATE TRIAL COURT ASSISTANTS BY REPEALING JUDICIAL POSITIONS NOT YET FILLED. Bill PDF
2013-065 Steel CONCERNING THE PORTION OF A DISTRICT COURT'S EXPENSES THAT ARE PAID BY A COUNTY, CITY, OR TOWN. Bill PDF
2013-068 Fielding TO MAKE OUR ROADS SAFER BY PROVIDING FOR EDUCATION AND TESTING CONCERNING DISTRACTED DRIVING; AND TO ENSURE DETERRENCE FROM TEXTING WHILE DRIVING BY INCREASING THE RELATED PENALTIES. Bill PDF
2013-071 Hammer CONCERNING THE CRIMINAL OFFENSE OF THEFT OF SCRAP METAL; CONCERNING REGULATIONS GOVERNING SCRAP METAL TRANSACTIONS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY. Bill PDF
2013-078 Davis TO REQUIRE THE CONTEMPORANEOUS FILING OF A CERTIFICATE OF MERIT AS A CONDITION OF FILING ANY ACTION FOR DAMAGES ALLEGING PROFESSIONAL NEGLIGENCE BY A LICENSED OR REGISTERED ENGINEER. Bill PDF
2013-080 Scott TO PROHIBIT A REGISTERED SEX OFFENDER FROM RESIDING WITHIN TWO THOUSAND FEET OF A PRIVATE PARK. Bill PDF
2013-081 Hammer TO ESTABLISH THE OFFICE OF GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY AND VIABILITY TO ADMINISTER THE ARKANSAS WHISTLE-BLOWER ACT, § 21-1-601 ET SEQ. Bill PDF
2013-096 Hammer TO BE KNOWN AS "JENNY'S LAW"; AND TO PROVIDE FOR MANDATORY MINIMUM SENTENCES. Bill PDF
2013-097 Lowery TO ESTABLISH THE PUBLIC SAFETY SUPPORT SYSTEM PROGRAM TO ASSIST LAW ENFORCEMENT. Bill PDF
2013-099 Lowery TO ESTABLISH MURDER IN THE SECOND DEGREE AS A SEVENTY-PERCENT CRIME. Bill PDF
2013-102 Nickels AN ACT TO REFORM RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE PROCEDURES AND PRACTICES; AND TO REQUIRE THAT CIRCUIT CLERKS AS PART OF THEIR OFFICIAL DUTIES CONDUCT JUDICIAL SALES AND STATUTORY FORECLOSURE SALES. Bill PDF
2013-103 Nickels TO REFORM MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE PROCEDURES AND PRACTICES; TO REQUIRE CIRCUIT CLERKS TO CONDUCT JUDICIAL SALES; AND TO ABOLISH THE AUTHORITY AND PROCEDURES TO PERFORM STATUTORY FORECLOSURES. Bill PDF
2013-122 C. Douglas TO BE KNOWN AS ANGELA'S LAW IN HONOR OF ANGELA ALLEN; CONCERNING SENTENCES FOR FELONY-LEVEL SEXUAL OFFENSES NOT RESULTING IN INCARCERATION IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION. Bill PDF
2013-168 D. Altes REQUESTING THE ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL REFER TO THE INTERIM JOINT COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY A STUDY ON CRIMES INVOLVING THE USE OF AN AUTOMOBILE TO KILL OR INJURE A PERSON AS WELL AS TO ADDRESS POSSIBLE LEGISLATION. Bill PDF