SB0418

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Small Claims - Examination in Aid of Enforcement - Prohibition on Arrest or Incarceration for Failure to Appear

Sponsored by:

Senator Frosh

Status:

In the Senate - Hearing 2/19 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Prohibiting an individual from being arrested or incarcerated for failure to respond to specified orders to appear in court relating to an examination in aid of enforcement of a money judgment entered in a small claim action in the District Court; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Frosh, Conway, Gladden, Madaleno, Pinsky, Raskin, and Rosapepe
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0597
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Arrests
District Courts
Examinations
Judgments
Small Claims
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(11-704)

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October 2, 2015 9:12 A.M.