SB 1446: Homeowners’ Associations Dispute Resolution
GENERAL BILL by Torres
Homeowners’ Associations Dispute Resolution; Citing this act as the "Homeowner Protection and Empowerment Act"; revising the form required for a written demand to participate in presuit mediation; requiring nonbinding arbitration in certain homeowners’ association disputes; requiring that a judicial proceeding be initiated within a specified timeframe after the entry of an arbitrator’s final decision; authorizing parties in certain disputes to either file a dispute in court or elect to enter into binding or nonbinding arbitration, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 Senate - Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
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Date Chamber Action 1/6/2020 Senate • Filed
1/13/2020 Senate • Referred to Innovation, Industry, and Technology; Judiciary; Rules -SJ 107
1/14/2020 Senate • Introduced -SJ 107
3/14/2020 Senate • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
SB 1446, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/6/2020 at 3:05 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: None
Related Bills (3)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 1448 Fees/Petition for Nonbinding Arbitration Torres Linked Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology H 233 Homeowners' Associations Dispute Resolution Cortes Similar Last Action: 3/14/2020 H Died in Business and Professions Subcommittee H 235 Nonbinding Arbitration Fees Cortes Compare Last Action: 3/14/2020 H Died in Business and Professions Subcommittee
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 720.311 Dispute resolution. Page 1 (pdf)
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