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House Bill 1836

House Bill 1836

ARCHIVE (2005)

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DIGEST OF HB1836 (Updated February 28, 2005 8:10 pm - DI 84)

Local spending on criminal defense. Provides that a county, municipality, township, or municipal corporation may not pay the legal expenses of an employee or officer to defend against a criminal action, certain civil actions, or a proceeding in which the employee or officer is charged with an infraction. Requires reimbursement of the reasonable expenses of the employee or officer (as determined by the local unit) if the employee or officer is found to have no criminal or civil liability.
Current Status:
Passed 2nd reading - first House
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