HB 1590 Duty of care to law-enforcement officers and firefighters; fireman's rule.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Duty of care to law-enforcement officers and firefighters; fireman's rule. Provides that the common-law doctrine known as the fireman's rule, as described in the bill, shall not be a defense to certain claims. The fireman's rule is based on assumption of the usual risks of injury in such employment, whether caused by a negligent or a nonnegligent act of the defendant.

Full text:
01/02/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102558D  pdf
02/15/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17105562D-S1  pdf
02/24/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1590ER)  pdf
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0315)  pdf

Status:
01/02/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102558D
01/02/17  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/17  House: Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
01/23/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (7-Y 0-N)
01/27/17  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N)
01/31/17  House: Read first time
02/01/17  House: Read second time and engrossed
02/02/17  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N)
02/03/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/17  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/15/17  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17105562D-S1
02/17/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Read third time
02/20/17  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/20/17  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 17105562D-S1
02/20/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1590S1
02/20/17  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/21/17  House: Senate substitute agreed to by House 17105562D-S1 (97-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (97-Y 0-N)
02/24/17  House: Enrolled
02/24/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1590ER)
02/24/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/24/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/28/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/28/17
02/28/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 315 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0315)