2013 Regular Session



Courts - Evidence - Vehicle Repair Estimates

Sponsored by:

Senator Zirkin


In the House - Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Providing that, on specified testimony by a party or specified other persons, a written vehicle repair estimate prepared by an insurer or its authorized representative is admissible, without the testimony of the preparer of the estimate, as evidence of the authenticity and the fairness and reasonableness of the estimate; making specified provisions concerning the admissibility of paid bills for goods or services applicable to specified written vehicle repair estimates; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Zirkin
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: SB0080 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
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Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Automotive Repair
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Consumer Protection -see also- Unfair Trade Practices
Motor Vehicle Insurance -see also- MD Auto Insurance Fund
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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October 24, 2017 1:07 P.M.