Wrongful death; beneficiaries. Grants priority to proceeds of a wrongful death recovery to the beneficiaries named in the decedent's will. If there is no will, or if none of the beneficiaries of the decedent's probate estate are living, the damages will be awarded to the current classes of statutory beneficiaries in the specified order of priority.
01/22/96 House: Presented & ordered printed 967574126 pdf
01/22/96 House: Presented & ordered printed 967574126
01/22/96 House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/30/96 House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 2
02/09/96 House: Continued to 1997 in Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)