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 Bill Status of HB5312  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  LIMITATIONS-PRODUCT LIABILITY

House Sponsors
Rep. Joyce Mason

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/31/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
735 ILCS 5/13-213from Ch. 110, par. 13-213


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Limitations Article of the Code of Civil Procedure. Extends the statute of repose for a product liability action based on the doctrine of strict liability in tort for any medical joint replacement product that is claimed to have injured or damaged the plaintiff to 15 years from the date of first installation (instead of 12 years from the date of first sale in any case or 10 years from the date of first sale to its initial user, whichever is shorter).

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/28/2022HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Joyce Mason
  1/31/2022HouseFirst Reading
  1/31/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee

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