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CS/HB 291: Service of Process

GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Artiles ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Brandes

Service of Process; Authorizes certified process servers in certain counties to serve writs of possession in actions for possession of residential property; authorizes landlord to select certified process server to serve writ of possession; requires certified process server to provide notice of posting of writ to sheriff; conforms provisions.

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Last Action: 5/7/2011 House - Died in Judiciary Committee
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/20/2011 House • Filed
2/1/2011 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 30
3/8/2011 House • Introduced -HJ 30
3/25/2011 House • On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 03/29/11, 12:00 pm, 404 HOB
3/29/2011 House • CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 13 NAYS 0 -HJ 415
4/5/2011 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 411
4/6/2011 House • Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 450
5/7/2011 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary Committee