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Judgments - Appeals - Supersedeas Bond

Sponsored by:

Senator Feldman


In the Senate - Second Reading Passed with Amendments

Synopsis:Limiting the amount of a supersedeas bond required to stay the enforcement of a judgment in a civil action; authorizing a court to reduce further the amount of a supersedeas bond; providing a procedure by which an appellee may seek discovery for the limited purpose of determining whether an appellant has dissipated or diverted assets under specified circumstances; requiring a circuit court to retain jurisdiction over a specified action for a specified limited purpose; applying the Act prospectively; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Feldman
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0164
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Judicial Proceedings  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds
Circuit Courts
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Small Business
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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