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CS/HB 391 - Expert Testimony

General Bill   by Civil Justice Subcommittee and Metz (CO-SPONSORS) Weinstein
Expert Testimony: Provides that witness qualified as expert by knowledge, skill, experience, training, or education may testify in form of opinion as to facts at issue in case; requires courts of this state to interpret & apply principles of expert testimony in conformity with specified U.S. Supreme Court decisions; provides that facts or data that are otherwise inadmissible in evidence may not be disclosed to jury by proponent of opinion or inference unless court determines that probative value of facts or data in assisting jury to evaluate expert's opinion substantially outweighs prejudicial effect of facts or data.
Effective Date: July 1, 2011
Last Event: 05/07/11 S Died in Judiciary on Monday, May 09, 2011 3:08 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

House Referrals

    -   Civil Justice Subcommittee
           On agenda for: 03/14/11 4:00 PM              Notice
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)              See Votes
 
    -   Judiciary Committee
           On agenda for: 04/12/11 1:00 PM              Notice
        Favorable (final action)              See Votes
 

Senate Referrals

    -   Judiciary

Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
CS/SB 822 Expert Testimony Similar

Bill Text

Committee Substitute 1  
238148 , Negron Date Filed: 05/05/11, Line#: 19
426216 , Fasano Date Filed: 05/04/11, Line#: 23
832252 , Bennett Date Filed: 05/05/11, Line#: 42 Senate: Withdrawn 5/6/2011 8:19:57 AM
414072 , Negron Date Filed: 05/05/11, Line#: 56
Original Filed Version  

Staff Analysis

Vote History

Chamber Date Yeas Nays Action Action 2 Vote Detail Barcode
House 05/02/2011 03:37 PM   83 33 Passage Vote [Seq# 452]

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
05/07/11 S Died in Judiciary Monday, May 09, 2011 3:08 PM
05/07/11 S Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Saturday, May 07, 2011 12:01 AM
05/05/11 S Received -SJ 1018 Thursday, May 05, 2011 9:01 PM
05/05/11 S Referred to Judiciary -SJ 1018 Thursday, May 05, 2011 8:54 PM
05/02/11 S In Messages Monday, May 02, 2011 4:52 PM
Message sent to senate Monday, May 02, 2011 4:50 PM
Passage on third reading Monday, May 02, 2011 3:37 PM
CS passed; YEAS 83, NAYS 33 Monday, May 02, 2011 3:36 PM
Read 3rd time Monday, May 02, 2011 3:21 PM
Added to Third Reading Calendar Friday, April 29, 2011 9:35 PM
Read 2nd time Friday, April 29, 2011 3:36 PM
Bill added to Special Order Calendar (4/29/2011) Wednesday, April 27, 2011 8:20 PM
Added to Second Reading Calendar Tuesday, April 12, 2011 8:44 PM
Bill released to House Calendar Tuesday, April 12, 2011 8:44 PM
Reported out of Judiciary Committee Tuesday, April 12, 2011 8:44 PM Judiciary Committee
Favorable by Judiciary Committee Tuesday, April 12, 2011 5:00 PM Judiciary Committee
Added to Judiciary Committee agenda Friday, April 08, 2011 4:16 PM Judiciary Committee
Now in Judiciary Committee Wednesday, March 16, 2011 2:59 PM Judiciary Committee
Referred to Judiciary Committee Wednesday, March 16, 2011 2:59 PM Judiciary Committee
1st Reading Tuesday, March 15, 2011 10:20 PM
CS Filed Tuesday, March 15, 2011 11:20 AM
Laid on Table under Rule 7.19(a) Tuesday, March 15, 2011 11:20 AM
Reported out of Civil Justice Subcommittee Tuesday, March 15, 2011 11:13 AM Civil Justice Subcommittee
Favorable with CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee Monday, March 14, 2011 6:00 PM Civil Justice Subcommittee
Added to Civil Justice Subcommittee agenda Thursday, March 10, 2011 4:12 PM Civil Justice Subcommittee
1st Reading Tuesday, March 08, 2011 10:24 PM
Now in Civil Justice Subcommittee Monday, February 07, 2011 7:07 PM Civil Justice Subcommittee
Referred to Judiciary Committee Monday, February 07, 2011 7:07 PM Judiciary Committee
Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee Monday, February 07, 2011 7:07 PM Civil Justice Subcommittee
Filed Tuesday, January 25, 2011 7:35 AM Metz

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

90.702
90.704
 

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