Bill Status of HB4997  102nd General Assembly


Short Description:  PREJUDGMENT INTEREST-REDUCTION

House Sponsors
Rep. Patrick Windhorst

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
735 ILCS 5/2-1303from Ch. 110, par. 2-1303


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. In a provision concerning actions brought to recover damages for personal injury or wrongful death, changes the amount the court shall add to the judgment interest to a rate of 5% per annum instead of a rate of 6% per annum. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/26/2022HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Patrick Windhorst
  1/27/2022HouseFirst Reading
  1/27/2022HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  2/9/2022HouseAssigned to Judiciary - Civil Committee
  2/14/2022HouseTo Civil Procedure & Tort Liability Subcommittee
  2/18/2022HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee