Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 7236
Session Year 2007
 


AN ACT CONCERNING COSTS AND ATTORNEY'S FEES IN AN ACTION UPON A BOND SUBSTITUTED FOR A MECHANIC'S LIEN.

To permit a defendant in a negligence action to allege that another person, including a person who is immune from liability under worker's compensation law, was a substantial factor in causing the plaintiff's injuries or damages, and to clarify provisions concerning the award of costs and attorney's fees in an action of foreclosure of a mortgage or lien or an action upon a bond which has been substituted for a mechanic's lien.

Introduced by:
Judiciary Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/11/2007Signed by the Governor
 6/6/2007Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/6/2007(LCO)Public Act 07-120
 5/29/2007In Concurrence
 5/29/2007House Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/29/2007House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/29/2007House Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/23/2007Potential Disagreeing Action, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/22/2007On Consent Calendar
 5/22/2007Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/22/2007Senate Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/22/2007Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 7426
 5/22/2007Senate Adopted House Amendment Schedule A
 5/3/2007(LCO)File Number 752
 5/3/2007Senate Calendar Number 540
 5/3/2007Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 5/1/2007House Passed as Amended by House Amendment Schedule A
 5/1/2007House Adopted House Amendment Schedule A 6828
 4/18/2007(LCO)File Number 529
 4/18/2007House Calendar Number 454
 4/18/2007Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/18/2007(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/12/2007(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/17/07 5:00 PM
 4/3/2007(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/2/2007(JUD)Joint Favorable Substitute
 2/22/2007Public Hearing 02/26
 2/21/2007Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of HB-7236

Sen. Leonard A. Fasano, 34th Dist.

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