Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 7126
Session Year 2019
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE AWARD OF DOUBLE OR TREBLE DAMAGES TO AN INJURED PARTY IN A CIVIL ACTION RESULTING FROM CERTAIN TRAFFIC VIOLATIONS.

To permit an injured party to recover double or treble damages in civil actions involving a person who operates a motor vehicle while using a hand-held mobile device or other mobile electronic device in violation of section 14-296aa of the general statutes.

Introduced by:
Judiciary Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 7/8/2019Signed by the Governor
 6/28/2019Transmitted by Secretary of the State to Governor
 6/28/2019Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 6/25/2019(LCO)Public Act 19-160
 6/5/2019On Consent Calendar / In Concurrence
 6/5/2019Senate Passed
 4/25/2019Senate Calendar Number 417
 4/25/2019Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/24/2019House Passed
 4/4/2019(LCO)File Number 417
 4/4/2019House Calendar Number 269
 4/4/2019Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 4/4/2019(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/29/2019(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/03/19 5:00 PM
 3/21/2019(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/20/2019(JUD)Joint Favorable
 2/15/2019Public Hearing 02/22
 2/14/2019Referred to Joint Committee on Judiciary

Co-sponsors of HB-7126

Sen. Rob Sampson, 16th Dist.
Rep. Devin R. Carney, 23rd Dist.
Sen. Tony Hwang, 28th Dist.
Sen. Heather S. Somers, 18th Dist.
Sen. Kevin C. Kelly, 21st Dist.
Rep. Joseph C. Serra, 33rd Dist.
Sen. Gennaro Bizzarro, 6th Dist.

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