Bill Status of HB4254 100th General Assembly
Short Description: GOOD SAMARITAN-TEMP SHELTER
Rep. Lindsay Parkhurst
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Good Samaritan Act. Provides that any not-for-profit organization in this State or any person working at the organization who in good faith provides temporary or emergency overnight shelter without fee to a person experiencing homelessness shall not be liable for civil damages as a result of acts or omissions, except for willful or wanton misconduct on the part of the person or organization in providing the temporary or emergency overnight shelter. Provides that the new provisions do not apply to an organization whose primary purpose is to provide shelter to the homeless.