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CS/SB 40: Relief of L.T. by the Department of Children and Families

CLAIM/GENERAL by Judiciary ; Ring

Relief of L.T. by the Department of Children and Families; Providing an appropriation to compensate L.T. for injuries and damages sustained as a result of the negligence of employees of the Department of Children and Families, formerly known as the Department of Children and Family Services; providing for a waiver of specified lien interests held by the state; providing a limitation on the payment of fees and costs, etc. CLAIM WITH APPROPRIATION: $800,000

Effective Date: Upon becoming a law
Last Action: 5/1/2015 Senate - Died in Appropriations
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Special Master on Claim Bills (SM)
  2. Judiciary (JU)
  3. Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (AHS)
  4. Appropriations (AP)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
7/29/2014 Senate • Filed
12/3/2014 Senate • Referred to Special Master on Claim Bills; Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 37
2/9/2015 Senate • Recommendation: Favorable by Special Master on Claim Bills -SJ 158
• Now in Judiciary -SJ 158
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 02/17/15, 2:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
2/17/2015 Senate • CS by Judiciary; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 159
2/18/2015 Senate • Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
2/20/2015 Senate • Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services -SJ 159
3/3/2015 Senate • Introduced -SJ 37
• CS by Judiciary read 1st time -SJ 148
4/3/2015 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, 04/08/15, 10:00 am, 401 Senate Office Building
4/8/2015 Senate • Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 373
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 373
5/1/2015 Senate • Died in Appropriations