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CS/SB 926: Liability/Employers of Developmentally Disabled

GENERAL BILL by Commerce and Tourism ; Storms

Liability/Employers of Developmentally Disabled; Provides that an employer, under certain circumstances, is not liable for the acts or omissions of an employee who is a person with a developmental disability. Provides that a supported employment service provider that provides or has provided supported employment services to a person with a developmental disability is not liable for the actions or conduct of the person occurring within the scope of the person's employment. Defines the terms "developmental disability" and "supported employment service provider." Provides for application of the act.

Effective Date: 7/1/2011
Last Action: 6/28/2011 - Chapter No. 2011-231
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Commerce and Tourism (CM)
  2. Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
  3. Judiciary (JU)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/9/2011 Senate • Filed
2/17/2011 Senate • Referred to Commerce and Tourism; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Judiciary -SJ 72
3/8/2011 Senate • Introduced -SJ 72
3/11/2011 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Commerce and Tourism, 03/16/11, 1:30 pm, 401 Senate Office Building
3/16/2011 Senate • CS by Commerce and Tourism; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 236
3/17/2011 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
3/18/2011 Senate • Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs -SJ 236
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 03/22/11, 8:00 am, 401 Senate Office Building
3/22/2011 Senate • Favorable by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 4 NAYS 0 -SJ 270
• CS by Commerce and Tourism read 1st time -SJ 257
3/23/2011 Senate • Now in Judiciary -SJ 270
3/30/2011 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/04/11, 3:15 pm, 110 Senate Office Building --Not Considered
4/7/2011 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 04/12/11, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
4/12/2011 Senate • Favorable by- Judiciary; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 469
4/13/2011 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 469
4/27/2011 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/29/11
4/29/2011 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 598
• Read 3rd time -SJ 599
• CS passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 599
5/2/2011 House • In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 1013
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 05/03/11
• Received -HJ 1013
5/3/2011 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 1034
• Placed on 3rd reading
5/4/2011 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 1113
• CS passed; YEAS 106 NAYS 11 -HJ 1113
5/4/2011 Senate • Ordered enrolled -SJ 851
6/13/2011 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
6/27/2011 • Approved by Governor
6/28/2011 • Chapter No. 2011-231