make an appropriation for the payment of extraordinary litigation expenses and to declare an
The Committee on Appropriations at the request of the Bureau of Finance and Management
HB 1148* provide that certain statements and actions made by health care providers are not admissible to prove negligence in medical malpractice actions.
Representatives Van Etten, Brunner, Cutler, Frost, Hennies, Hunhoff, Jensen, Kraus, Krebs, Michels, Murschel, Peters, Rave, Roberts, Sebert, and Tornow and Senators Knudson, Abdallah, Bogue, Gray, Koetzle, Koskan, and Moore
HB 1155 define liquefied petroleum gas equipment and appliances for purposes of product liability.
Representatives Cutler, Haley, Hargens, Jensen, Putnam, and Rounds and Senators Olson (Ed), Bogue, Koetzle, and Moore
HB 1157* provide for recovery of motor fuel theft.
Representatives Michels, Frost, Garnos, Gillespie, Rounds, Thompson, Vehle, and Weems and Senators Broderick, Abdallah, Koskan, McCracken, Moore, and Sutton (Dan)
HB 1168 revise the homestead exemption.
Representatives Deadrick, Hunt, Michels, and Rhoden and Senator Bogue
HB 1189 clarify the application of certain provisions pertaining to the sale of pistols.
Representatives Rhoden, Davis, Deadrick, Dykstra, Elliott, Frost, Gillespie, Hackl, Hargens, Hennies, Hunhoff, Klaudt, Koistinen, Kraus, Miles, Nelson, O'Brien, Pederson (Gordon), Peters, Putnam, Rave, Tornow, Turbiville, Vehle, and Wick and Senator Koskan
NOTE: The above bills will be taken up in this order for a hearing on the date noted. If circumstances do not permit a hearing on this date then a hearing will be held at a future meeting of the committee to be determined by the chair. Action on a bill may come at any time after it has had a hearing.
BILLS FOR POSSIBLE ACTION WHICH HAVE HAD PRIOR HEARING.
clarify who may transfer personal property held in joint tenancy.
Senators McNenny, Bogue, and Hanson (Gary) and Representative Gillespie
HB 1104 limit the damages that may be awarded in a medical malpractice action against a podiatrist.
Representatives Cutler, Rave, Rounds, Turbiville, and Vehle and Senators Dempster and Earley