DART-LANG-GASH-SCHOENBERG-LOPEZ, CROTTY AND GILES.
LIQUOR CONTROL ACT-LIABILITY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Liquor Control Act. Eliminates the dollar limits on
recoveries in actions against a person who sells (or, under specified
circumstances, provides) liquor to a person who becomes intoxicated
and causes death, personal injury, or property damage.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes everything. Amends the Liquor Control Act. Authorizes
an action for loss of society; imposes limits on recoveries for injury
to person or property ($55,000), loss of means of support ($65,000),
and loss of society ($65,000). Effective immediately.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1
HB 46, with H-am 1, fails to create a State mandate.
FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1 (Liquor Control Comm.)
HB46, amended, will have no fiscal impact on the Commission.
JUDICIAL NOTE, H-AM 1
HB46, amended, would not increase the need for the number of
judges in the State.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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