2013 Regular Session



Courts - Civil Action for Embezzlement by Employee

Sponsored by:

Senator Shank


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

Synopsis:Establishing that an employee is civilly liable to an employer if, under specified circumstances, the employee appropriates or secretes money or a thing of value held in an employment capacity; providing for the award of damages, prejudgment interest, and specified costs and fees; establishing that a specified criminal prosecution is not a prerequisite to maintenance of an action under the Act; providing that a criminal prosecution is not precluded by recovery of damages under the Act; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senator Shank
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judicial Proceedings  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys' Fees
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Court Costs
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties and Sentnc; etc.
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Statutes of Limitation
Theft -see also- Shoplifting
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(3-1901 through 3-1907)

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