Status Summary

Passed out of the House on Feb 27. Passed out of the Senate on Apr 4. Governor signed on Apr 21 and effective date is 7/23/17.

Legislative Session






HB 1401 requires the court to remove any person from serving as a court-appointed special advocate or volunteer guardian ad litem if the court is notified that the person has been removed from another county's registry pursuant to the disposition of a grievance or if the court is otherwise made aware that the individual was found by a court to have made a materially false statement that he or she knows to be false during an official proceeding under oath.