Judiciary Committee

JOINT FAVORABLE REPORT

Bill No.:

HJ-133

Title:

RESOLUTION CONFIRMING THE DECISION OF THE CLAIMS COMMISSIONER TO DISMISS THE CLAIM AGAINST THE STATE OF SANDRO SOLLA.

Vote Date:

3/30/2016

Vote Action:

Joint Favorable Substitute

PH Date:

3/21/2016

File No.:

SPONSORS OF BILL:

Judiciary Committee

REASONS FOR BILL:

To vacate the decision of the Claims Commissioner in the matter of Sandro Solla's claim against the state, and to remand this matter to the Claims Commissioner for a hearing on the merits, as the original decision rested on a faulty interpretation of controlling law and the interests of justice and equity require a rehearing.

SUBSTITUTE LANGUAGE:

Alters the bill from confirming the decision of the Claims Commissioner to vacating it and remanding the matter back to the Commissioner for a hearing on the merits.

RESPONSE FROM ADMINISTRATION/AGENCY:

None.

NATURE AND SOURCES OF SUPPORT:

None expressed.

NATURE AND SOURCES OF OPPOSITION:

None expressed.

Reported by: Jerald Lentini

Date: 4/8/16