HB 21 -  Construction Defects

by Andrade (CO-SPONSORS) Borrero
Revises cause of action requirements for statutory civil actions relating to certain violations; requires that person submit construction defect claim to warranty provider before bringing cause of action; revises provisions relating to construction defects including notice of claim requirements, inspections of property subject to claim, & service of copies of notice; requires claimant to notify mortgagee or assignee within specified timeframe after settlement or judgment of construction defect claim; requires claimant to update notice within specified timeframe under certain circumstances.
Effective Date: July 1, 2021
Last Event: Now in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee on Friday, January 15, 2021 10:39 AM

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Now in Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee Time: 01/15/2021 - 10:39 AM Member: Committee: Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Judiciary Committee Time: 01/15/2021 - 10:39 AM Member: Committee: Judiciary Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Regulatory Reform Subcommittee Time: 01/15/2021 - 10:39 AM Member: Committee: Regulatory Reform Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee Time: 01/15/2021 - 10:39 AM Member: Committee: Civil Justice & Property Rights Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 11/30/2020 - 10:33 AM Member: Andrade Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

Statute Other Bill Citations
553.84 SB 270
558.004 SB 270
558.006 SB 270