CS/HB 201: Negligence
GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; O'Toole
Negligence; Specifies how trier of fact is to apportion damages in products liability actions alleging additional or enhanced injury resulting from crash of motor vehicle alleged to be defective; provides that doctrine of joint & several liability applies to tort action brought by first responder; defines term "first responder"; provides applicability.
Last Action: 5/3/2011 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 142 (Ch. 2011-215) -HJ 1101
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• Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 23
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 02/09/11, 1:00 pm, 404 HOB
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 150
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 149
• Introduced -HJ 23
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 146
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/12/11, 1:00 pm, 404 HOB
• Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 18 NAYS 0 -HJ 618
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 618
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 142 (Ch. 2011-215) -HJ 1101
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