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2016 Legislation


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Bills FRJI is SUPPORTING

Bad Faith HB 5 – Rep. Hill Insurance & Banking; Judiciary

Now in Insurance & Banking

Died in Insurance & Banking Subcommittee - 03.11.16
SB 632 – Sen. Richter Banking & Insurance; Judiciary; Rules

AGENDA: Banking & Insurance – 01.19.16 @ 9 am – 110 SOB Temporarily postponed

AGENDA: Banking & Insurance – 01.26.16 @ 9 am – 110 SOB Temporarily postponed

Died in Banking & Insurance - 03.11.16

Assignment of Benefits HB 1097 – Caldwell Insurance & Banking; Regulatory Affairs

AGENDA: Insurance and Banking Subcommittee: 01.25.16 @ 12:30 pm

Vote History: Yeas:12 Nays: 0 NV: 1

02.01 – In Regulatory Affairs

Died in Regulatory Affairs - 03.11.16

SB 596 – Hukill

CS SB 596 – Hukill
Banking & Insurance; Judiciary; Rules

AGENDA: Banking and Insurance: 02.01.16 @ 1:30 pm in 110 SOB

Vote History - Yeas: 10   Nays: 1

AGENDA: Judiciary: 02.16.16
@ 4pm in 110 SOB
NOT CONSIDERED
Died in Judiciary - 03.11.16
Accuracy in Damages HB 1271 – Fant Civil Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee - 03.11.16
SB 1474 – Richter Judiciary; Banking & Insurance; Rules
Died in Judiciary - 03.11.16

Bills FRJI is OPPOSING

Drones HB 459 – Fitzenhagen Civil Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary

11.05 – Now in Civil Justice Subcommittee

Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee - 03.11.16

SB 642 – Diaz de la Portilla

CS SB 642 – Diaz de la Portilla

CS CS SB 642 – Diaz de la Portilla
Judiciary; Commerce and Tourism; Rules

AGENDA:
Judiciary: 11.17.15 @ 3:30 pm in 110 SOB

VOTE HISTORY: Yea: 5 Nay: 4
AGENDA: Commerce & Tourism: 01.19.16 @ 1:30 pm in 110 SOB
VOTE HISTORY: Yea: 6 Nay: 1
AGENDA: Rules: 01.27.16 @ 1 pm
VOTE HISTORY: Yea: 12   Nay: 1

Died on Calendar - 03.11.16

Prejudgment Interest HB 1005 – Trujillo Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Judiciary Committee

AGENDA: Civil Justice Subcommittee: 02.01.16 @ 3 pm in 404 HOB Temporarily postponed

Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee - 03.11.16

SB 1086 – Bradley Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations

AGENDA: Judiciary: 01.20.16 @ 10 am in 110 SOB

Vote History:
YEA: 9     Nay: 1

AGENDA: Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice: 02.11.16 @ 10 am - Temporarily postponed

Died in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice - 03.11.16

Rental Cars HB 1193 – Grant Referred to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee; Government Operations Appropriations Subcommittee; Regulatory Affairs Committee

01.13 – Now in Insurance & Banking Subcommittee

Died in Insurance & Banking Subcommittee - 03.11.16

SB 1380 – Flores Referred to Banking and Insurance; Commerce and Tourism; Fiscal Policy

01.14 - In Banking & Insurance

Died in Banking & Insurance - 03.11.16


Bills FRJI is WATCHING

PIP HB 997 – Hager Referred to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee -   Government Operations Appropriations Subcommittee - Regulatory Affairs Committee

01.12 – In Insurance and Banking Subcommittee

Died in Insurance & Banking Subcommittee - 03.11.16

SB 1112 – Brandes Banking and Insurance; Judiciary; Appropriations

01.12 – In Banking and Insurance

Died in Banking & Insurance - 03.11.16

Transfers to Structured Settlement Payment

HB 379 – Santiago

CS HB 379 – Santiago

CS CS HB 379 – Santiago
Civil Justice Subcommittee; Insurance & Banking Subcommittee; Judiciary

AGENDA:
Civil Justice Subcommittee: 01.13.16 @ 9 AM
VOTE History: Yea: 12 Nay: 0
AGENDA:
Insurance & Banking
Subcommittee: 02.01.16 @ 12 pm
VOTE History: Yea: 12   Nay: 0
AGENDA:
Judiciary: 02.10.16 @ 9 am in 404 HOB
VOTE History: Yea: 16 Nay: 0

AGENDA: House Floor: Special Order calendar - 02.23.16

Laid on Table, refer to CS/SB 458

VOTE HISTORY: Yea: 116
Nay: 0 

SB 458 – Richter

CS HB 458 – Richter

CS HB 458 E1 – Richter

Judiciary; Banking and Insurance; Rules

AGENDA: Judiciary: 11.17.15 @ 3:30 pm – 110 SOB
VOTE HISTORY: Yea: 10   Nay: 0
AGENDA: Banking & Insurance: 12.01.15 @ 1pm – 110 SOB
VOTE HISTORY: Yea: 11   Nay: 0
AGENDA: Rules – 01.14.16 @ 10 am in 110 SOB
VOTE HISTORY:
Yea: 11   Nay: 0 Senate Floor: 01.28.16
VOTE HISTORY: Yea: 37  Nay: 0

03.10.16: Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2016-45

Nonresident Plaintiffs in Civil Actions HB 4029 – Sprowls Civil Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary

AGENDA:
Civil Justice Subcommittee:
11.18.16 @ 3:30 pm

VOTE HISTORY:
Yea:

AGENDA:
Justice Appropriations Subcommittee:
12.02.15 @ 11:30 am

VOTE HISTORY:
Yea: 8 Nay: 1 NV: 3

AGENDA:
Judiciary: 01.13.16 @ 3:30 pm

VOTE HISTORY:
Yea: 16   Nay: 0

AGENDA: House Floor: Special Order calendar - 02.23.16

Laid on Table, refer to CS/SB 396

VOTE HISTORY: Yea: 117
Nay: 0
SB 396 – Bradley Judiciary; Rules

AGENDA:
Judiciary: 11.17.15 @ 3:30 pm

VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 10 Nays: 0

AGENDA:
Rules: 12.03.15 @ 1 pm

VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas:12 Nays: 0

Senate Floor:
01.28.16: Yeas: 37 Nay: 0

03.10.16: Approved by Governor 
• Chapter No. 2016-43

Civil Remedies for Terrorism

HB 3 – Hill

CS HB 3 – Hill

CS CS HB 3 – Hill
Civil Justice Subcommittee; Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary

AGENDA:
Civil Justice Subcommittee: 12.05.15 @ 8:30 am

VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 12   Nay: 0

AGENDA:
Criminal Justice Subcommittee: 01.25.16 @ 4 pm
VOTE HISTORY:
Yea: 9 Nays: 0 NV:4
AGENDA:
Judiciary: 02.04.16 @ 9 am
VOTE HISTORY:
Yea: 16 Nay: 0 NV: 2

02.04.16: 2d Reading House Floor

03.11.16: Died on 2d Reading

SB 996 – Negron Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Fiscal Policy

AGENDA:
Judiciary: 01.12.16 @ 3 pm
VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 10 Nays: 0
AGENDA:
Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice: 01.26.16 @ 3:30 pm
VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 6 Nays: 0
AGENDA:
Fiscal Policy: 02.04.16 @ 9 am
VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 9   Nays: 0

03.03.16: Placed on Special Order Calendar

03.04.16: VOTE HISTORY Yeas: 35 Nay: 0

03.11.16: Died in Messages
Limitations on Actions Other than for Recovery of Real Property

HB 297 – Perry

CS HB 297 – Perry
Civil Justice Subcommittee; Government Operations Appropriations Subcommittee; Regulatory Affairs

AGENDA:
Civil Justice Subcommittee:
12.02.15 @ 8:30 am
VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 8 Nay: 4 NV: 1

AGENDA:
Government Operations Appropriations Subcommittee: 01.12.16 @ 1:30 pm

VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas:11 Nays: 0 NV: 2

AGENDA:
Regulatory Affairs: 01.12.16 @ 11:30 am

VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 12 Nay: 4 NV: 2

01.21.16 – 2d Reading House Floor

03.11.16: Died on 2d Reading

SB 316 – Stargel Referred to Judiciary; Regulated Industries; Rules

In Judiciary

03.11.16: Died in Judiciary

Judgments

HB 503 – Renner

CS HB 503 – Renner

Civil Justice Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Judiciary

AGENDA:
Civil Justice Subcommittee: 12.02.15 @ 8:30 am

VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 12 Nay: 0 NV: 1

AGENDA:
Judiciary: 01.21.16 @ 9 am

VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 14 Nay: 0 NV: 4

01.21.16 – 2d Reading House Floor

SB 1042 – Simmons

CS SB 1042 - Simmons

Judiciary; Rules AGENDA:
Judiciary: 01.12.16 @ 3 pm

VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 10 Nays: 0
AGENDA: Rules: 01.20.16 @ 4 pm

VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 13 Nays: 0
VOTE HISTORY:
Senate Floor: 02.02 -  Yeas: 37   Nays: 0
Workers’ Compensation System Administration

HB 613 – Sullivan

CS HB 613 – Sullivan

Referred to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee; Government Operations Appropriations Subcommittee; Regulatory Affairs Committee AGENDA:
Insurance & Banking Subcommittee: 01.13.16 @ 1 pm
VOTE HISTORY:
Yea: 9 Nay: 3 NV: 1
AGENDA:
Government Operations Subcommittee: 01.28.16 @ 3:30 pm

VOTE HISTORY:
Yea: 11 Nay: 0 NV: 2
AGENDA:
Regulatory Affairs: 02.04.16 @ 1pm
VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 16 Nay: 0 NV: 2

SB 986 – Simpson

CS SB 986 – Simpson

Referred to Banking and Insurance; Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government; Appropriations

AGENDA:
Banking and Insurance: 02.01.16 @ 1:30 pm
VOTE HISTORY:
Yeas: 11 Nays: 0

02.03.16: Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government