AN ACT CONCERNING THE APPLICABILITY OF THE STATUTE OF LIMITATIONS TO CONSTRUCTION AND DESIGN ACTIONS BROUGHT BY THE STATE OR A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION OF THE STATE.
To address the holding in State of Connecticut v. Lombardo Brothers Mason Contractors, Inc., et al. by abrogating the common law doctrine of nullum tempus occurrit regi (no time runs against the king) in specific tort, product liability and contract actions for the purpose of extending the statutes of limitations for bringing a claim in those actions to the state and any political subdivision of the state.
Introduced by:Judiciary Committee
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|4/16/2014||(LCO)||File Number 595|
|4/16/2014||House Calendar Number 387|
|4/16/2014||Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House|
|4/16/2014||(LCO)||Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office|
|4/10/2014||(LCO)||Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/15/14 5:00 PM|
|4/2/2014||(LCO)||Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office|
|4/2/2014||(JUD)||Joint Favorable Substitute|
|3/13/2014||Public Hearing 03/17|
|3/12/2014||Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary|