Introduced in House Passed House Introduced in Senate Passed Senate Became Law
11/22/2019        

Asbestos Trust Claims

Requires plaintiff to provide certain materials after filing asbestos claim; authorizes defendant to seek discovery from asbestos trust; prohibits plaintiff from barring discovery or claiming privilege or confidentiality; specifies legal relevancy of asbestos trust claims materials & trust governance documents; requires trial court to adjust certain judgments under specified conditions.

Date Version PDF TXT
01/17/2020 H 741 c1 Open
11/22/2019 H 741 Filed Open

            
        

Picture Name From Date Type
Thomas J. "Tom" Leek R-Tallahassee Sponsor
Anthony Sabatini R-Tallahassee Cosponsor
Date Branch Action
01/30/2020 House Favorable by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 12 NAYS 6 -HJ 477 Placed on Calendar -HJ 477
01/28/2020 House On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 01/30/20, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
01/21/2020 House Original reference(s) removed: Justice Appropriations Subcommittee CS referred to Judiciary Committee -HJ 410 Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 410
01/17/2020 House Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c) CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 398
01/16/2020 House CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 5 -HJ 403
01/14/2020 House On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 01/16/20, 8:30 am, Sumner Hall Introduced -HJ 61
12/16/2019 House Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Justice Appropriations Subcommittee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 61
11/22/2019 House Filed
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Start Description.
Requires plaintiff to provide certain materials after filing asbestos claim; authorizes defendant to seek discovery from asbestos trust; prohibits plaintiff from barring discovery or claiming privilege or confidentiality; specifies legal relevancy of asbestos trust claims materials & trust governance documents; requires trial court to adjust certain judgments under specified conditions.
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Bill TEXT Points.
This Bill has been listed with the following Subjects from Texts:
Asbestos

Claims


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