|SB 0655||Attorney General must defend the constitutionality of statutes|
|LR Number:||2762S.01I||Fiscal Note:||2762-01|
|Committee:||Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence|
|Last Action:||01/12/00 - Hearing Conducted S Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence||Journal page:|
|Effective Date:||August 28, 2000|
SB 655 - This act clarifies the duties and powers of the Attorney General. The act obligates the Attorney General to defend the constitutionality of statutes, and restricts conflicting representation of other agencies, officials or other parties.
This act is similar to SB 93 (1999).