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2017 Regular Session
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Senator Prozanski
Regular Sponsors: Senator Manning Jr (Presession Filed)
Bill Title: Relating to damages in actions for wrongful death; declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Restricts limitation on award of noneconomic damages to claims in actions for wrongful death.
Directs State Court Administrator to annually adjust limit on noneconomic damages, beginning in 2018. Specifies method by which administrator must make adjustment. Corrects inaccurate reference for definition. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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Fiscal Impact: Has Minimal Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: Has Minimal Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In Senate Committee
Current Committee: Senate Committee On Judiciary
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