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SB19-109

Adjust Damages Limitations For Inflation

Concerning adjustments to limitations on damages to reflect the effects of inflation.
Session:
2019 Regular Session
Subject:
Civil Law
Bill Summary

Limitations on damages - adjustment for inflation every 2 years. The limitations on the amount of damages for unlawfully serving alcohol, for noneconomic loss or injury, and for wrongful death were last adjusted for inflation on January 1, 2008. The act adjusts those damage limitations for inflation on January 1, 2020, and each January 1 every 2 years thereafter.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)

Status

Introduced
Passed
Became Law

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  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    04/08/2019 Signed Act PDF
    03/29/2019 Final Act PDF
    03/20/2019 Rerevised PDF
    03/19/2019 Revised PDF
    02/19/2019 Reengrossed PDF
    02/14/2019 Engrossed PDF
    01/31/2019 Introduced PDF

Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

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