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Human Trafficking - Civil Actions - Statute of Limitations

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Delegate Morales


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary

Synopsis:Extending the statute of limitations applicable to specified civil actions relating to human trafficking; and providing that the Act may not be construed to apply retroactively to revive any action that was barred by the application of the period of limitations applicable before October 1, 2017.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Morales, Anderson, Atterbeary, Conaway, Moon, Queen, Sanchez, Sydnor, Valentino-Smith, and C. Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0222
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Human Rights
Statutes of Limitation
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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November 28, 2017 12:59 P.M.