Legislature(1995 - 1996)

1995-02-15 House Journal

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1995-02-15                     House Journal                      Page 0362
HB 19                                                                        
The Finance Committee has considered:                                          
HOUSE BILL NO. 19                                                             
"An Act relating to the definition of 'fault' as that term is used for        
the purposes of determining the liabilities of parties in civil                
actions, setting limitations on civil liability, and authorizing the           
award, in conformance with applicable court rule, of attorney fees             
in civil actions."                                                             
The report was signed by Representatives Hanley and Foster, Co-                
chairs, with the following individual recommendations:                         
Do pass (9):  Foster, Hanley, Martin, Parnell, Kohring, Grussendorf,           
Kelly, Therriault, Mulder                                                      
No recommendation (2):  Navarre, Brown                                         
The Finance Committee recommends adoption of the House Judiciary               
Letter of Intent (page 266).                                                   
The following fiscal notes apply:                                              
Zero fiscal note, Dept. of Law, 2/8/95                                         
Zero fiscal note, Dept. of Administration, 2/8/95                              
HB 19 was referred to the Rules Committee for placement on the