Bill Text: CA AB132 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session | Introduced


Bill Title: Trial costs: Joseph James DeAngelo, Jr.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2018-12-06 - From printer. May be heard in committee January 5. [AB132 Detail]

Download: California-2019-AB132-Introduced.html


CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2019–2020 REGULAR SESSION

Assembly Bill No. 132


Introduced by Assembly Member Cooper

December 05, 2018


An act relating to trial costs.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


AB 132, as introduced, Cooper. Trial costs: Joseph James DeAngelo, Jr.
Existing law authorizes a county that is responsible for the cost of a trial or trials or any hearing of a person for the offense of homicide to apply to the Controller for reimbursement of excessive costs incurred by the county under specified circumstances.
This bill would state the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation to appropriate funds to pay the extraordinary costs for the multijurisdictional prosecution and defense of Joseph James DeAngelo, Jr.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 It is the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation to appropriate funds to pay the extraordinary costs for the multijurisdictional prosecution and defense of Joseph James DeAngelo, Jr.
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