HB 6019: Punitive Damages
GENERAL BILL by Mariano
Punitive Damages; Removes provisions requiring portion of punitive damages awarded for certain claims relating to nursing homes & assisted living facilities be deposited into Quality of Long-Term Care Facility Improvement Trust Fund.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/24/2019 House • Filed
1/30/2019 House • Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 268
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 268
5/3/2019 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Civil Justice Subcommittee
HB 6019, Original Filed Version (Current Bill Version) Posted 1/24/2019 at 11:39 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Citations - Statutes (3)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 400.0238 Punitive damages; limitation. Page 1 (pdf) 400.0239 Quality of Long-Term Care Facility Improvement Trust Fund. Page 2 (pdf) 429.298 Punitive damages; limitation. Page 3 (pdf)
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