HB 297 DUI punitive damages.
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Summary:
DUI punitive damages. Authorizes introduction of evidence of intoxication of a defendant convicted of DUI in any civil action for wrongful death or bodily injury proximately resulting from the DUI violation. This evidence is deemed relevant to the issues of compensatory and punitive damages even if the defendant admits liability or requests exclusion of such evidence.

Full text:
01/19/94  House: Presented and ordered printed  pdf
02/16/94  House: Printed as engrossed LD1206432 (HB297E)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/19/94  House: Presented and ordered printed
01/19/94  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/02/94  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 1
02/14/94  House: Reported from C. J. with amendment (14-Y 8-N)
02/14/94  House: Read first time
02/15/94  House: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/15/94  House: Committee amendment agreed to
02/15/94  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/15/94  House: Read third time and passed House (66-Y 8-N)
02/15/94  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (66-Y 8-N)
02/15/94  House: Communicated to Senate
02/16/94  House: Printed as engrossed LD1206432 (HB297E)
02/17/94  Senate: Read first time
02/17/94  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
03/08/94  Senate: Continued to 1995 in Courts of Justice (14-Y 0-N)
12/20/94  Senate: Left in Courts of Justice