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HB 274, 82nd Regular Session
Relating to the reform of certain remedies and procedures in civil actions and family law matters.

Last action: Effective on 9/1/11

Author: Brandon Creighton
Joint Author: Jose Aliseda | Tim Kleinschmidt | Jim Jackson | Kenneth Sheets
Coauthor: Charles "Doc" Anderson | Rodney Anderson | Jimmie Aycock | Marva Beck | Leo Berman | Dwayne Bohac | Dennis Bonnen | Dan Branch | Fred Brown | Cindy Burkett | Angie Button | Erwin Cain | Bill Callegari | Stefani Carter | Warren Chisum | Wayne Christian | Byron Cook | Myra Crownover | Drew Darby | John Davis | Sarah Davis | Joe Driver | Rob Eissler | Gary Elkins | Allen Fletcher | Dan Flynn | John Frullo | John Garza | Larry Gonzales | Lance Gooden | Mike Hamilton | Kelly Hancock | Rick Hardcastle | Patricia Harless | Linda Harper-Brown | Harvey Hilderbran | Chuck Hopson | Charlie Howard | Dan Huberty | Jason Isaac | Jim Keffer | Phil King | Susan King | Lois Kolkhorst | John Kuempel | Jim Landtroop | Lyle Larson | Jodie Laubenberg | George Lavender | Ken Legler | Lanham Lyne | Jerry Madden | Dee Margo | Doug Miller | Sid Miller | Geanie Morrison | Jim Murphy | Barbara Nash | Rob Orr | John Otto | Tan Parker | Diane Patrick | Ken Paxton | Aaron Peña | Charles Perry | Jim Pitts | Walter "Four" Price | Charles Schwertner | Connie Scott | Mark Shelton | David Simpson | Todd Smith | Wayne Smith | Larry Taylor | Van Taylor | Raul Torres | Vicki Truitt | Randy Weber | James White | Beverly Woolley | Paul Workman | Bill Zedler | John Zerwas
Sponsor: Joan Huffman

Session Law Chapter:
Acts 2011, 82nd R.S.,ch. 203, General and Special Laws of Texas

Signed legislation

Bill Analyses:
Committee Report (House Research Organization)
Engrossed (Senate Research Center)
Committee Report (Senate Research Center)

Subjects:
ATTORNEY'S FEES
Civil Remedies & Liabilities
Courts--Civil Procedure
SUPREME COURT
Tort Reform

House Committee: Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence (Jim Jackson, Dwayne Bohac, Joaquin Castro, Sarah Davis, Will Hartnett, Tryon Lewis, Jerry Madden, Richard Pena Raymond, Connie Scott, Senfronia Thompson, Beverly Woolley)
Minutes: April 4 2011 | April 6 2011 | April 11 2011 | April 14 2011 | May 5 2011
House Committee: Torts (HB 274) (Jerry Madden, Sarah Davis, Tryon Lewis)
Senate Committee: State Affairs (Robert Duncan, Bob Deuell, Rodney Ellis, Troy Fraser, Joan Huffman, Mike Jackson, Eddie Lucio, Jr., Leticia Van de Putte, Tommy Williams)
Minutes: May 16 2011 | May 21 2011

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