IN SB0322 | 2012 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 3-1)
Status: Enrolled on March 1 2012 - 75% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2012-03-06 - House advisors appointed: Dermody, McMillin and Dvorak
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


Provides for certain tort immunities pertaining to governmental entities and public employees for employees of the department of correction (DOC) who provide: (1) monitoring services; or (2) sex offender treatment; for certain offenders. Provides that a governmental entity or government employee is not liable if a loss results from an injury to a person or property of an individual who is on parole. Provides that a law enforcement officer (officer) acting within the scope of the officer's employment is not liable if a loss results when the officer provides roadside assistance to a motorist whose motor vehicle is disabled.

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Tort immunity for DOC employees and motorist assistance by law enforcement.


Roll Calls

2012-03-01 - House - House - Third reading: passed (Y: 96 N: 1 NV: 1 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2012-01-31 - Senate - Senate - Third reading: passed (Y: 48 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2012-03-06 House advisors appointed: Dermody, McMillin and Dvorak
2012-03-06 House conferees appointed: Steuerwald and Pierce
2012-03-05 Senate advisors appointed: Steele, Taylor and Buck
2012-03-05 Senate conferee appointed: Tomes and Hume
2012-03-05 Senate dissented from House amendments
2012-03-01 Returned to the Senate with amendments
2012-03-01 Third reading: passed; Roll Call 320: yeas 96, nays 1
2012-02-29 Amendment 1 (Pelath), withdrawn
2012-02-29 Second reading: ordered engrossed
2012-02-28 Representative Speedy added as cosponsor
2012-02-21 Committee report: amend do pass, adopted
2012-02-09 First reading: referred to Committee on Judiciary
2012-01-31 Senator Buck added as third author
2012-01-31 House sponsor: Rep. Steuerwald
2012-01-31 Referred to the House
2012-01-31 Third reading: passed; Roll Call 155: yeas 48 and nays 2
2012-01-26 Senator Steele added as second author
2012-01-26 Second reading: ordered engrossed
2012-01-25 Senator Hume added as coauthor
2012-01-23 Committee report: do pass, adopted
2012-01-09 First reading: referred to Committee on Corrections, Criminal, and Civil Matters
2012-01-09 Authored by Senator Tomes

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