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CS/HB 297: Attorney Fees

GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Brannan

Attorney Fees; Prohibits attorney fee awards in certain injunction proceedings.

Effective Date: 7/1/2019
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Judiciary Committee
Bill Text: PDF

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  • Bill History

    Date Chamber Action
    1/16/2019 House • Filed
    1/23/2019 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 42
    3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 42
    3/21/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 03/25/19, 3:00 pm, Sumner Hall
    3/25/2019 House • CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 519
    3/26/2019 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
    • CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 491
    3/27/2019 House • Original reference(s) removed: Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee
    • CS referred to Health and Human Services Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 536
    • Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 536
    4/1/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/03/19, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
    4/3/2019 House • Favorable by Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 567
    • Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 567
    5/3/2019 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
    • Died in Judiciary Committee

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  • CS/HB 297, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/26/2019 at 4:37 PM

    Bill Text:   PDF
    Analyses:   Health and Human Services Committee (Post-Meeting) 4/3/2019 (pdf)

    Related Bills (3)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    H 7125 (er) Administration of Justice Judiciary Committee Compare Last Action: 5/3/2019 H Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -HJ 1241
    S 642 (c2) Public Safety Brandes Compare Last Action: 5/1/2019 S Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 7125 -SJ 696
    S 768 (c1) Attorney Fees Perry Compare Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Appropriations

    Citations - Statutes (2)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    784.046 Action by victim of repeat violence, sexual violence, or dating violence for protective injunction; dating violence investigations, notice to victims, and reporting; pretrial release violations; public records exemption. Page 1 (pdf)
    784.0485 Stalking; injunction; powers and duties of court and clerk; petition; notice and hearing; temporary injunction; issuance of injunction; statewide verification system; enforcement. Page 2 (pdf)

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  • HB 297, Original Filed Version Posted 1/16/2019 at 11:39 AM

    Bill Text:   PDF
    Analyses:   Civil Justice Subcommittee (Post-Meeting) 3/26/2019 (pdf)

    Related Bills (1)

    Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills
    S 768 Attorney Fees Perry Identical Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Appropriations

    Committee Amendments (1)

    Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format
    597843 - Amendment
    Remove line 12 and insert:
    Brannan 3/22/2019
    6:54 PM
    Adopted without Objection
    3/25/2019
    PDF

    Citations - Statutes (2)

    Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help
    784.046 Action by victim of repeat violence, sexual violence, or dating violence for protective injunction; dating violence investigations, notice to victims, and reporting; pretrial release violations; public records exemption. Page 1 (pdf)
    784.0485 Stalking; injunction; powers and duties of court and clerk; petition; notice and hearing; temporary injunction; issuance of injunction; statewide verification system; enforcement. Page 1 (pdf)

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