HB 1558 Wrongful death; compromise.
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Summary:
Wrongful death; compromise. Eliminates the requirement of a physical convening of the parties in interest to consent to a compromise of a wrongful death claim provided the parties endorse the court order approving the compromise or are given notice of the hearing and the proposed compromise.

This bill is recommended by the Boyd-Graves Conference.

Full text:
01/11/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD4768308  pdf
02/25/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1558ER)  pdf
03/22/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0366)  pdf

Status:
01/11/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD4768308
01/11/95  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/20/95  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
01/23/95  House: Read first time
01/24/95  House: Read second time and engrossed
01/25/95  House: Read third time and passed House (Block Vote) (99-Y 0-N)
01/25/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
01/25/95  House: Communicated to Senate
01/25/95  Senate: Read first time
01/26/95  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/14/95  Senate: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: Civil Law
02/19/95  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)
02/20/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/20/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
02/21/95  Senate: Read third time
02/21/95  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/95  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1558ER)
03/06/95  House: Enrolled
03/06/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/07/95  House: Signed by Speaker
03/18/95  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 366 (effective 7/1/95)
03/22/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0366)