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2019 Legislation

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SB 122 - Broxson Referred to Banking and Insurance; Judiciary; Rules

01/22/19 On Committee agenda - Banking and Insurance, 01/22/19, 12:30 pm, 412 K - Workshop

01/22/19 Workshopped by Banking and Insurance

01/28/19 On Committee agenda - Banking and Insurance, 02/04/19, 4:00 pm, 412 K - Workshop

02/04/19 Workshopped by Banking and Insurance

02/04/19 On Committee agenda - Banking and Insurance, 02/11/19, 4:30 pm, 412 K

02/11/19 Temporarily postponed by Banking and Insurance

Accuracy In Damages SB 80 - Stargel Referred to Judiciary; Banking and Insurance; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations   



Bills OPPOSED by FJRI

Judicial Nominating Commissions HB 93 – Jacquet Referred to Civil Justice & Claims Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
SB 138 – Thurston Referred to Judiciary; Ethics and Elections; Rules

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Assignment of Property Insurance Benefits HB 359 – Fernández Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Insurance & Banking Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee 
SB 904 - Radar  02/08/19 - Filed
Dangerous Instrumentality Doctrine HB 355 - Leek Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Insurance & Banking Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

Duty to Assist

HB 147 – Cortes

Referred to Criminal Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

SB 800 - Pizzo 

Referred to Criminal Justice; Judiciary; Rules

Duty in Good Faith

HB 751 - Andrade 

Insurance

HB 301 - Santiago

PCS for HB 301 (IBS)

CS/HB 301

Referred to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee; Civil Justice Subcommittee; Commerce Committee

On Committee agenda - Insurance & Banking Subcommittee, 02/13/19, 10:30 am, 404 H - PCS

Vote History; 9 Yeas, 4 Nays

SB 714 - Brandes

Referred to Banking and Insurance; Judiciary; Rules
Insurance Coverage for Vehicle Leases 

SB 862 - Stargel 

02.07.19 - Filed 

Jurisdiction of County Courts

HB 337 - Leek

Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

SB 328 – Brandes

CS/SB 328

Referred to Judiciary; Infrastructure and Security; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Appropriations

01.28.19 On Committee agenda - Judiciary, 02.04.19, 4:00 pm, 110 S

02.04.19 Vote History; 5 Yeas, 0 Nays

Bill to be Discussed During the Office of EDR's Revenue Estimating Impact Conference, 02.15.19, 1:30 pm, 117 K (No Votes Will Be Taken)

Medical Negligence

HB 149 – Cortes

Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Insurance & Banking Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee

SB 514 - Radar

Referred to Judiciary; Health Policy; Rules

Motor Vehicle Insurance Coverage for Windshield Glass

HB 323 – Stark

Referred to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee; Civil Justice Subcommittee; Commerce Committee

02.06.19 On Committee agenda - Insurance & Banking Subcommittee, 02.13.19, 10:30 am, 404 H

VOTE HISTORY: 11 Yeas, 2 Nays

SB 754 - Stewart

Referred to Banking and Insurance; Commerce and Tourism; Rules
Motor Vehicle Insurance

HB 733 - Grall

02.08.19 - Filed 

SB 896 - Brandes 

02.08.19 - Filed 

SB 1052 - Lee 

02.14.19 - Filed 
Prescribed Drug Services and Audits

HB 271 – Santiago

Referred to Health Market Reform Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health & Human Services Committee

SB 650 - Mayfield

Referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; Rules

SB 906 - Wright 

Punitive Damages

HB 6019 – Marino

Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee
Sinkhole and Catastrophic Ground Cover Collapse Insurance HB 541 – Zika

Referred to Insurance & Banking Subcommittee; Government Operations & Technology Appropriations Subcommittee; Commerce Committee
SB 566 - Hooper Referred to Banking and Insurance; Innovation, Industry, and Technology; Rules
Third-party Agreements in Civil Proceedings SB 794 - Baxley Referred to Judiciary; Innovation, Industry, and Technology; Rules
Uniform Interstate Depositions and Discovery Act HB 783 - Gregory 02.13 - Filed
SB 7006 - Judiciary

On Committee agenda - Judiciary, 01.22.19, 12:30 pm, 110 S

VOTE HISTORY; 6 Yeas, 0 Nays

Referred to Rules

On Committee agenda - Rules, 02.20.19, 4:00 pm, 110 S