KURTZ-HOFFMAN-PARKE-BEAUBIEN-MATHIAS AND WAIT.
BLDG & CONSTRUCTN CONTRACT-NEW
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Building and Construction Contract Act. Provides
that a provision in a building and construction contract making the
contract subject to the laws of another state or requiring litigation,
arbitration, or dispute resolution to take place in another state is
void and unenforceable. Effective immediately.
FISCAL NOTE (Office of the Illinois Courts)
HB 811 may increase judicial workloads; however, it is not
anticipated that the bill would have a substantial fiscal
impact on the judicial branch.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that the Building and Construction Contract Act shall
not apply (i) to provisions contained in or executed in connection
with any building and construction contract awarded by the United
States or any other state or (ii) to any person primarily engaged in
the business of selling tangible personal property.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 92-0657
Last action date: JUL-16-2002
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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