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To Governor
Title
Courts - Small Claims - Jurisdictional Limit
Sponsored by
Senators Brochin, Kelley, Norman, and Ready
Status
In the House - Hearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Increasing from $5,000 to $7,500 the minimum amount in controversy in civil cases over which the District Court and the circuit courts have concurrent jurisdiction; increasing from $5,000 to $7,500 the maximum amount of money over which the District Court has exclusive jurisdiction in a small claim action; increasing from $5,000 to $7,500 the minimum amount in controversy in civil cases in which appeals from the District Court are required to be heard on the record; etc.
Committees
Original:
Judicial Proceedings  
Opposite:
Judiciary
Details
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
History
Legislation History
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
1/15/2018
Legislative Date
1/15/2018
Action
First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Proceedings
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
1/15/2018
Legislative Date
1/15/2018
Action
Hearing 1/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Proceedings
Chamber
Calendar Date
Legislative Date
Action
Text - First - Courts - Small Claims - Jurisdictional Limit
Proceedings
Chamber
Calendar Date
Legislative Date
Action
Vote - Senate - Committee - Judicial Proceedings
Proceedings
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/05/2018
Legislative Date
2/05/2018
Action
Favorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Proceedings
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/06/2018
Legislative Date
2/06/2018
Action
Favorable
Proceedings
20
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/06/2018
Legislative Date
2/06/2018
Action
Motion Special Order until 2/7 (Senator Ferguson) Adopted
Proceedings
20
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/07/2018
Legislative Date
2/07/2018
Action
Favorable Adopted
Proceedings
21
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/07/2018
Legislative Date
2/07/2018
Action
Second Reading Passed
Proceedings
21
Chamber
Calendar Date
Legislative Date
Action
Text - Third - Courts - Small Claims - Jurisdictional Limit
Proceedings
Chamber
Senate
Calendar Date
2/09/2018
Legislative Date
2/09/2018
Action
Third Reading Passed (46-1)
Proceedings
23
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/12/2018
Legislative Date
2/12/2018
Action
Referred Judiciary
Proceedings
24
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
3/07/2018
Legislative Date
3/07/2018
Action
Hearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
Senate 1/15/2018 1/15/2018 First Reading Judicial Proceedings
Senate 1/15/2018 1/15/2018 Hearing 1/25 at 1:00 p.m.
Text - First - Courts - Small Claims - Jurisdictional Limit
Vote - Senate - Committee - Judicial Proceedings
Senate 2/05/2018 2/05/2018 Favorable Report by Judicial Proceedings
Senate 2/06/2018 2/06/2018 Favorable 20
Senate 2/06/2018 2/06/2018 Motion Special Order until 2/7 (Senator Ferguson) Adopted 20
Senate 2/07/2018 2/07/2018 Favorable Adopted 21
Senate 2/07/2018 2/07/2018 Second Reading Passed 21
Text - Third - Courts - Small Claims - Jurisdictional Limit
Senate 2/09/2018 2/09/2018 Third Reading Passed (46-1) 23
House 2/12/2018 2/12/2018 Referred Judiciary 24
House 3/07/2018 3/07/2018 Hearing 3/20 at 1:00 p.m.
File Code
Subjects
Statutes
(   12-401, 4-402, 4-405 )
Last Updated: 2/3/2020 2:34 PM