CSHB 18(JUD): "An Act relating to the liability of parents and legal guardians of minors who destroy property."
00 CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 18(JUD) 01 "An Act relating to the liability of parents and legal guardians of minors who destroy 02 property." 03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 04 * Section 1. AS 34.50.020(a) is amended to read: 05 (a) A person, municipal corporation, association, village, school district, or 06 religious or charitable organization, incorporated or unincorporated, may recover 07 damages in a civil action in an amount not to exceed $15,000 [$10,000] and court 08 costs from either parent, both parents, or the legal guardian of an unemancipated 09 minor under the age of 18 years who, as a result of a knowing or intentional act, 10 destroys real or personal property belonging to the person, municipal corporation, 11 association, village, school district, or religious or charitable organization. However, 12 for purposes of this subsection, recovery in damages shall be apportioned by the court 13 between the parents or between the parents and legal guardian, or both, without regard 14 to legal custody but with due consideration for the actual care and custody of the
01 minor provided by the parents or legal guardian.