SB 996: Civil Remedies for Terrorism
GENERAL BILL by Negron
Civil Remedies for Terrorism; Creating a cause of action for acts relating to terrorism; specifying a measure of damages; prohibiting claims by specified individuals; providing for attorney fees and costs, etc.
Last Action: 3/11/2016 House - Died in Messages
Location: In messages from Senate
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Judiciary (JU)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice (ACJ)
- Fiscal Policy (FP)
• Referred to Judiciary; Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; Fiscal Policy -SJ 75
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary, 01/12/16, 3:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Introduced -SJ 75
• Favorable by Judiciary; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 180
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice, 01/26/16, 3:30 pm, 37 Senate Office Building
• Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Criminal and Civil Justice; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 247
• Now in Fiscal Policy -SJ 247
• On Committee agenda-- Fiscal Policy, 02/04/16, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Fiscal Policy; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 303
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 303
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/03/16
• Read 2nd time -SJ 597
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 699
• Passed; YEAS 35 NAYS 0 -SJ 699
• In Messages
• Died in Messages
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