IN SB0465 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 19 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-01-19 - First reading: referred to Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law
Pending: Senate Corrections & Criminal Law Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Public defender reimbursement. Allows a county or multicounty public defender's office to submit a request for reimbursement from the public defense fund for an amount equal to 60% of the expenditures for indigent defense services provided in all cases except misdemeanors. (The current reimbursement rate is 40% for noncapital cases except misdemeanors and 50% for services provided to a defendant against whom the death sentence is sought under IC 35-50-2-9.)

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Public defender reimbursement.



2023-01-19SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Corrections and Criminal Law
2023-01-19SenateAuthored by Senator Alexander


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