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CS/HB 201 (2011) -  Negligence

by Civil Justice Subcommittee and O'Toole
Specifies how trier of fact is to apportion damages in products liability actions alleging additional or enhanced injury resulting from crash of motor vehicle alleged to be defective; provides that doctrine of joint & several liability applies to tort action brought by first responder; defines term "first responder"; provides applicability.
Companion Bill passed CS/SB 142 Negligence By Commerce and Tourism and Richter
Effective Date: upon becoming a law and shall apply to causes of action accruing on or after that date
Last Event: Companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 142 (Ch. 2011-215) on Tuesday, May 3, 2011 6:33 PM; HB Laid on Table

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

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Chamber Committee
Chamber: House Committee: Final Bill Analysis 6/27/2011 4:30:35 PM
Chamber: House Committee: Judiciary Committee 4/12/2011 8:44:33 PM
Chamber: House Committee: Judiciary Committee 4/11/2011 12:24:27 PM
Chamber: House Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee 2/15/2011 5:37:23 PM
Chamber: House Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee 2/4/2011 3:17:17 PM

Vote History

(No Votes Recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Laid on Table; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 142 (Ch. 2011-215) Time: 05/03/2011 - 6:33 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Added to Second Reading Calendar Time: 04/12/2011 - 8:45 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Bill released to House Calendar Time: 04/12/2011 - 8:45 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Reported out of Judiciary Committee Time: 04/12/2011 - 8:45 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: c1
Event: H Favorable by Judiciary Committee Time: 04/12/2011 - 5:00 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: c1
Event: H Added to Judiciary Committee agenda Time: 04/08/2011 - 4:16 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/08/2011 - 10:24 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/08/2011 - 10:24 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Judiciary Committee Time: 02/17/2011 - 4:54 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 02/17/2011 - 4:54 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 02/16/2011 - 7:47 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.19(a) Time: 02/16/2011 - 7:47 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 02/15/2011 - 6:00 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 02/09/2011 - 4:00 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Civil Justice Subcommittee agenda Time: 02/02/2011 - 4:20 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Now in Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 01/25/2011 - 1:43 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 01/25/2011 - 1:43 PM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee Time: 01/25/2011 - 1:43 PM Member: Committee: Civil Justice Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 01/13/2011 - 12:27 PM Member: O'Toole Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

Statute Other Bill Citations
768.81 CS/SB 142