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House Committee Roll Call Votes

Committee JUDICIARY Date April 4, 2017
Bill/Resolution SB261 PN0243 A00465 Type of Motion Adopt Amendment
Maker of Motion Rep. Petrarca Seconded by Rep. Neuman
Brief Description This amendment removes the limits on damages that currently apply for civil cases brought against government parties. Currently, there are monetary caps on the amount of damages that may be awarded and limits on the types of damages that may be recovered. For state government parties, damages are capped at $250,000 per plaintiff or $1,000,000 in aggregate. For local government parties, damages are capped at $500,000 in the aggregate.

Majority Members

Marsico, Ron - Chair
YEA
Corbin, Becky
YEA
Delozier, Sheryl M.
NAY
English, Harold A.
NAY
Everett, Garth D.
YEA
Jozwiak, Barry J.
YEA
Klunk, Kate A.
NAY
Knowles, Jerry
YEA
Nesbit, Tedd C.
YEA
Pyle, Jeffrey P.
YEA
Saccone, Rick
NAY
Schemel, Paul
YEA
Stephens, Todd
YEA
Toohil, Tarah
YEA
Topper, Jesse
YEA
White, Martina A.
YEA

Minority Members

Petrarca, Joseph A. - Chair
YEA
Bizzarro, Ryan A.
YEA
Briggs, Tim
YEA
Costa, Dom
YEA
Davis, Tina M.
YEA
Dawkins, Jason
YEA
Dean, Madeleine
YEA
McClinton, Joanna E.
YEA
Miller, Dan L.
YEA
Mullery, Gerald J.
YEA
Neuman, Brandon P.
YEA
  
  
  
  
  

Vote Summary

YEAS: 23
NAYS: 4
NV: 0
Result: Passed