HB18-1140 - Public Official Personal Surety Bonds

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning public official personal surety bonds, and, in connection therewith, repealing obsolete provisions and authorizing the purchase of insurance in lieu of public official personal surety bonds.

Statutory Revision Committee. Section 1 of the bill contains a legislative declaration. Section 2 repeals an obsolete provision regarding personal surety bonds for executive agency personnel. Sections 3 through 5 repeal obsolete requirements that a person providing a personal surety bond to a county officer be a property owner in the county and, if requested, provide a statement of assets. Section 6 authorizes a public entity to purchase insurance in lieu of a public official personal surety bond and states the requirements for the insurance. Sections 7 through 9 remove obsolete personal surety bond requirements for certain municipal officials.
(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


Latest update: March 15, 2018
03/15/2018 - Governor Signed
03/13/2018 - Sent to the Governor
03/13/2018 - Signed by the President of the Senate
03/12/2018 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
03/06/2018 - House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
03/05/2018 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
03/02/2018 - Senate Third Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
03/01/2018 - Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
02/26/2018 - Senate Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Refer Amended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
02/21/2018 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs
02/14/2018 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/13/2018 - House Second Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/08/2018 - House Committee on State, Veterans, & Military Affairs Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
01/24/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to State, Veterans, & Military Affairs