Coroner and conflict of interest.

Authors: Senator Brent Steele, Senator Ryan Mishler, Senator Randall Head

Co-authors: Senator Lonnie Randolph, Senator John Broden

Sponsors: Representative Ronald Bacon

Co-Sponsors: Representative Gregory Steuerwald, Representative Casey Cox, Representative Linda Lawson

Digest

Requires a coroner to obtain the services of the coroner of another county if the coroner believes that he or she has a conflict of interest. Provides that the coroner of the other county shall be reimbursed for all costs incurred in the case by the county in which the conflict of interest exists.