CS/HB 391: Expert Testimony
GENERAL BILL by Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Metz ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Weinstein
Expert Testimony; Provides that witness qualified as expert by knowledge, skill, experience, training, or education may testify in form of opinion as to facts at issue in case; requires courts of this state to interpret & apply principles of expert testimony in conformity with specified U.S. Supreme Court decisions, etc.
Last Action: 5/7/2011 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Location: In committee/council (JU)
Bill Text: PDF
- Judiciary (JU)
• Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 38
• Introduced -HJ 38
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 03/14/11, 4:00 pm, 404 HOB
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 4 -HJ 240
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 238
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 250
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/12/11, 1:00 pm, 404 HOB
• Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 13 NAYS 4 -HJ 618
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 618
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/29/11
• Read 2nd time -HJ 916
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 992
• CS passed; YEAS 83 NAYS 33 -HJ 992
• In Messages
• Received -SJ 1018
• Referred to Judiciary -SJ 1018
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Judiciary
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