HB18-1398

HB18-1398 - Statute Of Limitations Domestic Violence Torts

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning the statute of limitations for commencing a civil action in tort to recover damages for an act of domestic violence.

The bill states that any civil action to recover damages caused by an act of domestic violence must be commenced within 6 years after a disability has been removed for a person under disability or within 6 years after a cause of action accrues, whichever occurs later.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

 

House Committees

Senate Committees

Latest update: May 30, 2018
05/30/2018 - Governor Signed
05/22/2018 - Sent to the Governor
05/22/2018 - Signed by the President of the Senate
05/22/2018 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
05/07/2018 - House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
05/04/2018 - House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Laid Over Daily
05/04/2018 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
05/03/2018 - Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed with Amendments - Committee
05/03/2018 - Senate Committee on Finance Refer Amended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
04/30/2018 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Finance
04/30/2018 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/27/2018 - House Second Reading Special Order - Passed - No Amendments
04/26/2018 - House Committee on Judiciary Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
04/18/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Judiciary