SB 1342 District courts; jurisdictional limit does not include any attorney fees.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

District courts; attorney fees. Provides that the jurisdictional limit for general district courts does not include any attorney fees. The bill requires that the amount of an appeal bond required for appeals from a district court include any amount awarded for attorney fees in the case.

Full text:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103446D  pdf
02/01/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17103446D-E  pdf
03/07/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1342ER)  pdf
03/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0657)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
House amendments engrossed
Senate amendments

Status:
01/10/17  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17103446D
01/10/17  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/30/17  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (11-Y 4-N)
01/31/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/01/17  Senate: Read second time
02/01/17  Senate: Reading of amendment waived
02/01/17  Senate: Committee amendment agreed to
02/01/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1342E
02/01/17  Senate: Printed as engrossed 17103446D-E
02/02/17  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (26-Y 14-N)
02/06/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/06/17  House: Read first time
02/06/17  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/17  House: Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
02/13/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with amendment (9-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  House: Reported from Courts of Justice with amendment (21-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  House: Read second time
02/22/17  House: Read third time
02/22/17  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/22/17  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/22/17  House: Passed House with amendment BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/22/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/23/17  Senate: House amendment agreed to by Senate (36-Y 4-N)
02/23/17  Senate: Reconsideration of House amendment agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/23/17  Senate: House amendment agreed to by Senate (33-Y 7-N)
03/07/17  Senate: Enrolled
03/07/17  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1342ER)
03/07/17  House: Signed by Speaker
03/10/17  Senate: Signed by President
03/13/17  Senate: Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
03/13/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/20/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 657 (effective 7/1/17)
03/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0657)