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Civil Action - Wrongfully Selling or Furnishing Alcoholic Beverages

Sponsored by:

Delegate Dumais


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Providing that a civil action for specified damages may be brought under specified circumstances against an alcoholic beverages licensee or the licensee's employee who sells or furnishes alcoholic beverages to an individual who was visibly under the influence of alcoholic beverages and who negligently drove or attempted to drive a motor vehicle after consuming the alcoholic beverages; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Dumais, Barkley, Barve, Cullison, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Gilchrist, Hixson, Kaiser, Kelly, Korman, Kramer, Luedtke, A. Miller, Platt, Reznik, S. Robinson, Smith, Waldstreicher, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0102 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Alcoholic Beverages -see also- AB-By Subd; Subst Abuse; etc.
Alcoholic Beverages Licenses
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Drunk and Drugged Driving
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Statutes of Limitation
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(5-105, 3-2101 through 3-2105)

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October 24, 2017 4:59 P.M.