Bill Status of SB0235  103rd General Assembly


Senate Sponsors
Sen. Jil Tracy

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/31/2023SenateReferred to Assignments

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Transparency in Lawsuits Protection Act. Provides that the purpose of the Act is to ensure that any Act enacted in the State shall not create a private right of action unless such a right is expressly stated in that Act. Provides that any Act enacted in the State creating a private right of action shall contain express language providing for such a right and that courts shall not construe a statute to imply a private right of action in the absence of such express language. Provides that the Act applies to any action that has not yet been initiated or is pending on the effective date of the Act. Effective immediately.

DateChamber Action
  1/31/2023SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Jil Tracy
  1/31/2023SenateFirst Reading
  1/31/2023SenateReferred to Assignments