Proposed H.B. No. 5232
Session Year 2013
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE FILING OF FRIVOLOUS LAWSUITS BY INMATES.

To require a person who files a court action while committed to the custody of the Commissioner of Correction to reimburse the defendant for court costs if the civil action is determined to be frivolous.

Introduced by:
Rep. Penny Bacchiochi, 52nd Dist.

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 1/11/2013Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of HB-5232

Rep. David Zoni, 81st Dist.

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