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CS/CS/SB 1196 - Residential Construction Warranties

General Bill   by Judiciary and Community Affairs and Bennett
Residential Construction Warranties: Providing legislative intent to affirm the limitations to the doctrine of implied warranty of fitness and merchantability or habitability associated with the construction and sale of a new home; prohibiting a cause of action in law or equity based upon the doctrine of implied warranty of fitness and merchantability or habitability for offsite improvements; providing that the existing rights of purchasers of homes or homeowners’ associations to pursue certain causes of action are not altered or limited, etc.
Effective Date: July 1, 2012, and applies to all cases accruing before, pending on, or filed after that date
Last Event: 03/08/12 S Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1013 (Ch. 2012-161) -SJ 1045 on Thursday, March 08, 2012 4:39 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

    -   Community Affairs
           On agenda for: 01/23/12 10:00 AM
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)    Votes: Yeas 8   Nays 0
 
    -   Judiciary
           On agenda for: 02/09/12 1:15 PM
        Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action)    Votes: Yeas 5   Nays 0
 

Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
CS/HB 1013 Residential Construction Warranties Similar

Bill Text

Committee Substitute 2  
Committee Substitute 1  Laid on the Table
417574 , Judiciary, Thrasher Date Filed: 02/08/12, Line#: 68 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 2/13/2012 10:46:47 AM
Original Filed Version  
672482 , Community Affairs, Bennett Date Filed: 01/20/12, Line#: 0 Senate(c): Replaced by Committee Substitute 1/23/2012 2:46:57 PM

Staff Analysis

Vote History

(no votes recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
03/08/12 S Substituted CS/HB 1013 -SJ 1045 Thursday, March 08, 2012 4:39 PM
03/08/12 S Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 1013 (Ch. 2012-161) -SJ 1045 Thursday, March 08, 2012 4:39 PM
03/08/12 S Read 2nd time -SJ 1045 Thursday, March 08, 2012 4:35 PM
03/07/12 S Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/08/12 Wednesday, March 07, 2012 11:17 AM
03/05/12 S Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 805 Monday, March 05, 2012 2:44 PM
03/05/12 S Withdrawn from Budget -SJ 805 Monday, March 05, 2012 2:44 PM
02/14/12 S Now in Budget -SJ 500 Tuesday, February 14, 2012 1:26 PM
02/13/12 S CS/CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 504 Monday, February 13, 2012 8:25 PM
02/13/12 S Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute) Monday, February 13, 2012 10:52 AM
02/09/12 S CS/CS by Judiciary; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 500 Thursday, February 09, 2012 4:59 PM
02/06/12 S On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/09/12, 1:15 pm, 110 Senate Office Building Monday, February 06, 2012 4:41 PM
01/26/12 S On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/31/12, 3:30 pm, 110 Senate Office Building --Meeting cancelled Thursday, January 26, 2012 6:19 PM
01/25/12 S Now in Judiciary -SJ 264 Wednesday, January 25, 2012 8:58 AM
01/24/12 S CS by Community Affairs read 1st time -SJ 275 Tuesday, January 24, 2012 6:27 PM
01/23/12 S Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute) Monday, January 23, 2012 4:35 PM
01/23/12 S CS by Community Affairs; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 264 Monday, January 23, 2012 12:48 PM
01/18/12 S On Committee agenda-- Community Affairs, 01/23/12, 10:00 am, 412 Knott Building Wednesday, January 18, 2012 5:19 PM
01/10/12 S Introduced -SJ 97 Tuesday, January 10, 2012 4:52 PM
01/10/12 S Referred to Community Affairs; Judiciary; Budget -SJ 97 Tuesday, January 10, 2012 4:22 PM
12/07/11 S Filed Wednesday, December 07, 2011 2:20 PM

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

553.835
 

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