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SJR8 - A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT LIMITING CONTINGENCY FEES AND AWARDS OF PUNITIVE AND NON-ECONOMIC DAMAGES; AND CHANGING THE POWERS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND THE SUPREME COURT REGARDING RULES OF PLEADING, PRACTICE, AND PROCEDURE.
Bill NumberSJR8 pdf
StatusSenate -- Reviewed by the Governor
Originating ChamberSenate
Lead SponsorIrvin
CosponsorView Cosponsors
Introduction Date2/2/2017 3:59:00 PM
 

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 Bill Status History

 
Chamber
Date
Action
Vote
Senate3/8/2017 1:55:53 PMReviewed by the Governor 
Senate3/1/2017 4:51:19 PMDELIVERED TO GOVERNOR. 
Senate3/1/2017 4:51:06 PMReported correctly enrolled and ordered delivered to the Governor. 
Senate3/1/2017 2:20:36 PMORDERED ENROLLED 
Senate3/1/2017 2:20:25 PMRead the third time and adopted. 
Senate3/1/2017 2:20:14 PMRules suspended. 
Senate3/1/2017 2:20:02 PMHouse Amendment No. 1 read first time, rule suspended, read second time and concurred in. 
Senate2/28/2017 2:09:03 PMReturned by the Committee with the recommendation that it Do Pass concur in House Amendment No. 1 
Senate2/27/2017 6:13:11 PMRe-referred to Senate Committee on State Agencies and Governmental Affairs 
Senate2/27/2017 6:12:38 PMReturned From the House as concurred in as amended #1. 
House2/27/2017 4:38:23 PMRead and adopted and ordered transmitted to the Senate.House Votes
House2/24/2017 1:24:52 PMREPORTED CORRECTLY ENGROSSED 
House2/24/2017 12:05:46 PMAmendment No. 2 failed of adoption.House Votes
House2/24/2017 12:05:31 PMAmendment No. 1 read and adopted and the bill ordered engrossed. 
House2/24/2017 12:05:25 PMPlaced on second reading for the purpose of amendment. 
House2/24/2017 12:04:40 PMMotion to suspend the rules passed.House Votes
House2/24/2017 11:24:45 AMPlaced on second reading for the purpose of amendment. 
House2/24/2017 8:33:53 AMRep. Gazaway objected to SJR8 being on the Member's Own Calendar because it violated House Rule 47(o). 
House2/23/2017 5:26:39 PMReturned by the Committee with the recommendation that it do pass as amended 1 
House2/21/2017 4:16:10 PMRead the first time, rules suspended, read the second time and referred to the Committee on STATE AGENCIES & GOVT'L AFFAIRS- HOUSE 
House2/21/2017 3:25:54 PMRECEIVED FROM THE SENATE 
Senate2/21/2017 2:03:30 PMOrdered immediately transmitted to the House. 
Senate2/16/2017 12:46:36 PMHeld in the Chamber 
Senate2/16/2017 12:46:21 PMRead the third time and adopted.Senate Votes
Senate2/14/2017 4:15:51 PMReturned by the Committee, with the recommendation that it Do Pass 
Senate2/2/2017 4:41:09 PMRead first time, rules suspended, read second time, referred to Senate Committee on State Agencies and Governmental Affairs 
Senate2/2/2017 3:59:00 PMFiled 
 

 Amendments

 
Chamber
No.
Sponsor
Introduction Date
HouseH1Ballinger2/23/2017 5:23:00 PMPDF
HouseH2Gazaway2/24/2017 10:56:00 AMPDF
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