CS/HB 9: Damages
GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Leek ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Sabatini ; Stone
Damages; Requires certain medical expenses in personal injury claims to be based on certain usual & customary amounts received; specifies what usual & customary amount means for certain purposes.
Last Action: 3/14/2020 House - Died on Calendar
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/8/2020 House • Filed
1/13/2020 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Commerce Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 10
1/14/2020 House • Introduced -HJ 10
1/27/2020 House • On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 01/29/20, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
1/29/2020 House • CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 4 -HJ 477
1/30/2020 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
1/31/2020 House • CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 473
2/2/2020 House • Now in Commerce Committee -HJ 482
2/18/2020 House • On Committee agenda-- Commerce Committee, 02/20/20, 9:00 am, Webster Hall
2/20/2020 House • Favorable by Commerce Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 9 -HJ 628
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 628
2/24/2020 House • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 02/26/20, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
2/26/2020 House • Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 10 NAYS 8 -HJ 677
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 677
3/14/2020 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died on Calendar
CS/HB 9, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/30/2020 at 4:34 PM
Bill Text: Analyses: Commerce Committee (Post-Meeting) 2/20/2020 (pdf)
Judiciary Committee (Post-Meeting) 2/26/2020 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills S 1668 (c2) Damages Simmons Compare Last Action: 3/14/2020 S Died in Banking and Insurance
Committee Amendments (2)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 579345 - Amendment
Remove lines 27-30 and insert:
818905 - Amendment
Remove line 27 and insert:
Failed to Adopt
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 768.042 Damages. Page 1 (pdf)
HB 9, Original Filed Version Posted 1/8/2020 at 9:54 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: Civil Justice Subcommittee (Post-Meeting) 1/30/2020 (pdf)
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 032871 - Strike All Amendment
Remove everything after the enacting clause and insert:
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 768.755 Page 1 (pdf)
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