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SB 288: Design Professionals
GENERAL BILL by Negron
Design Professionals; Provides for limited liability for engineers, surveyors and mappers, architects, interior designers, and registered landscape architects as a result of construction defects resulting from the performance of a contract. Provides that, if a contract requires professional liability insurance, the contract may not limit the liability of the design professional in a manner that is inconsistent with the insurance requirements, etc.
Last Action: 3/9/2011 Senate - Unfavorable by Regulated Industries, laid on Table; YEAS 4 NAYS 8 -SJ 186
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Regulated Industries (RI)
- Judiciary (JU)
- Budget (BC)
Date Chamber Action 12/17/2010 Senate • Filed
1/5/2011 Senate • Referred to Regulated Industries; Judiciary; Budget -SJ 31
3/4/2011 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Regulated Industries, 03/09/11, 1:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
3/8/2011 Senate • Introduced -SJ 31
3/9/2011 Senate • Unfavorable by Regulated Industries, laid on Table; YEAS 4 NAYS 8 -SJ 186
SB 288, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 12/17/2010 at 1:59 PM
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF Analyses: Regulated Industries (Pre-Meeting) 3/7/2011 (pdf)
Regulated Industries (Post-Meeting) 3/9/2011 (pdf)
Related Bills (1)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 605 Design Professionals Steube Similar Last Action: 5/7/2011 H Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee
Location: In committee/council (CVJS)
Committee Amendments (2)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 797406 - Amendment
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939872 - Substitute Amendment (797406)
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Committee Votes (1)
Date Committee Result 3/9/2011 1:00 PM Regulated Industries 4 Yeas - 8 Nays
Citations - Statutes (5)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 471.023 Certification of business organizations. Page 2 (pdf) 472.021 Certification of partnerships and corporations. Page 3 (pdf) 481.219 Certification of partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations. Page 4 (pdf) 481.319 Corporate and partnership practice of landscape architecture; certificate of authorization. Page 4 (pdf) 558.0035 Page 1 (pdf)
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