CS/HB 7019: Mediation
GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Committee ; Mahon
Mediation; provides standards for conduct of mediation; provides for role of mediator & counsel in specified mediations; requires referral of certain cases to mediation; prohibits certain cases from being referred to mediation; requires Supreme Court to maintain list of certified mediators; revises how mediation fees are assessed; requires mediation in certain family law cases, etc. Amends 44.1011,.102,.108, 61.183; creates 44.1015.
Last Action: 5/5/2006 Senate - Died in Committee on Judiciary
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Judiciary (JC); Justice Council
• Introduced, referred to Judiciary (JC); Justice Council -HJ 00122
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary (JC), 03/15/06, 8:15 am, Morris Hall
• Favorable with CS amendment by Judiciary (JC); YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 00267
• Pending review of CS under Rule 6.3(b)
• Now in Justice Council -HJ 00267
• On Council agenda-- Justice Council, 03/28/06, 9:00 am, 404-H
• Favorable by- Justice Council; YEAS 11 NAYS 0 -HJ 00302; Placed on Calendar -HJ 00302
• Placed on Special Order Calendar
• Placed on Special Order Calendar; Read second time -HJ 00455; Amendment(s) adopted -HJ 00455; Ordered engrossed -HJ 00455
• Read third time -HJ 00475; Amendment(s) adopted -HJ 00475; Passed as amended; YEAS 120 NAYS 0 -HJ 00475
• In Messages
• Received, referred to Judiciary; Justice Appropriations -SJ 00540
• Died in Committee on Judiciary
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