Legislation: civil forfeiture

04/06/2017, Legislation, Civil Forfeiture

HB 689 and SB 1578 would permit a person not named in a forfeiture complaint who claims to have an interest in the property to intervene, and permits the court to appoint counsel for such person. 

HB 689 Introduced and referred to Rules Committee on 1/25/17.  Assigned to Judiciary Criminal Committee on 2/8/17.  Committee recommended passage on 3/21/17.


SB 1578 introduced on 2/9/17.   Assigned to Judiciary Committee on 2/18/17.   Committee recommended passage on 4/6/17.