Bill Status of HB3669  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  MALICIOUS FALSE REPORTING

House Sponsors
Rep. Sonya M. Harper

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act


Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Malicious False Reporting Liability Act. Provides that a person may bring an action against another person for malicious false reporting to a law enforcement agency. Provides that a person bringing an action may recover: an amount in actual and punitive damages or liquidated damages of at least $250 and not more than $1,500; the costs of the action; and reasonable attorney's fees.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/19/2021HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Sonya M. Harper
  2/22/2021HouseFirst Reading
  2/22/2021HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  3/16/2021HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Civil Committee
  3/27/2021HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee