IN SB0001 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 9-0)
Status: Introduced on January 4 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-14 - Senator Kruse added as coauthor
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]

Summary

Civil immunity related to COVID-19. Provides civil immunity for damages resulting from exposure of an individual to COVID-19 on the premises owned or operated by a person, on any premises on which the person or an employee or agent of the person provided property or services to the individual, or during an activity managed, organized, or sponsored by the person. Defines "COVID-19 protective product" and provides civil immunity for harm that results from the design, manufacture, labeling, sale, distribution, or donation of a COVID-19 protective product, except for an act or omission that constitutes gross negligence or willful or wanton misconduct (including fraud and intentionally tortious acts). Limits specified immunities to tort actions. Exempts fraud and intentionally tortious acts from specified immunities.

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Title

Civil immunity related to COVID-19.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2021-01-13 - Senate - Senate - Committee Vote (Y: 8 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-14SenateSenator Kruse added as coauthor
2021-01-14SenateSenator Houchin added as coauthor
2021-01-14SenateCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2021-01-11SenateSenator Becker added as coauthor
2021-01-05SenateSenators Buchanan and Rogers added as coauthors
2021-01-04SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Judiciary
2021-01-04SenateCoauthored by Senator Zay
2021-01-04SenateAuthored by Senators Messmer, Koch, Brown L

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Bill Comments

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