SB 270: Construction Defects
GENERAL BILL by Perry
Construction Defects; Defining the term “material violation”; requiring that a person submit a construction defect claim to the warranty provider before bringing a cause of action; requiring that a claimant submit a construction defect claim to the warranty provider before serving a notice of claim; authorizing a person served with a copy of a notice of claim to perform a reasonable inspection of the property subject to the claim; requiring, instead of authorizing, a person served with a notice to serve a copy of the notice to specified persons under certain circumstances, etc.
Last Action: 4/30/2021 Senate - Died in Community Affairs
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Date Chamber Action 12/14/2020 Senate • Filed
12/21/2020 Senate • Referred to Judiciary; Community Affairs; Rules -SJ 57
2/8/2021 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/15/21, 2:30 pm, 412 Knott Building
2/15/2021 Senate • Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 9 NAYS 1 -SJ 176
2/16/2021 Senate • Now in Community Affairs
3/2/2021 Senate • Introduced -SJ 57
4/30/2021 Senate • Died in Community Affairs
SB 270, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 12/14/2020 at 3:34 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Judiciary (Pre-Meeting) 2/12/2021 (pdf)
Judiciary (Post-Meeting) 2/16/2021 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 21 (c1) Construction Defects Andrade Compare Last Action: 4/30/2021 H Died in Judiciary Committee
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 676720 - Amendment (Delete All)
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert:
Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 2/15/2021 2:30 PM Judiciary 9 Yeas - 1 Nays
Citations - Statutes (3)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 553.84 Statutory civil action. Page 2 (pdf) 558.004 Notice and opportunity to repair. Page 3 (pdf) 558.006 Page 8 (pdf)
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