HB 1557 Statutes of limitation.
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Summary:
Statutes of limitation. Increases from one to two years the catch-all statute of limitations applicable to claims for which no other limitation period is specified and specifies that the limitation on actions for slander, libel, defamation and insulting words remains subject to a one-year limitation period.

The bill is recommended by the Boyd-Graves Conference.

Full text:
01/11/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD4769308  pdf
02/13/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1557ER)  pdf
02/23/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0009)  pdf

Status:
01/11/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD4769308
01/11/95  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/95  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 3/4
02/01/95  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
02/02/95  House: Read first time
02/03/95  House: Read second time and engrossed
02/04/95  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/04/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
02/04/95  House: Communicated to Senate
02/06/95  Senate: Read first time
02/06/95  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/95  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)
02/09/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
02/10/95  Senate: Read third time
02/10/95  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/10/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/13/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1557ER)
02/15/95  House: Enrolled
02/15/95  House: Signed by Speaker
02/16/95  Senate: Signed by President
02/21/95  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 9 (effective 7/1/95)
02/23/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0009)