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 Bill Status of SB2481  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  COURT OF CLAIMS AWARD LIMITS

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Michael E. Hastings and Omar Aquino

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  2/7/2018SenateAssigned to Judiciary

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
705 ILCS 505/8from Ch. 37, par. 439.8


Synopsis As Introduced
Provides that the amendatory Act may be referred to as the Commitment to Justice Act and includes legislative findings. Amends the Court of Claims Act. Removes the $100,000 limit on awards in tort cases. Provides that the changes apply to cases filed on or after July 1, 2015. Effective immediately.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  1/30/2018SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Michael E. Hastings
  1/30/2018SenateFirst Reading
  1/30/2018SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/7/2018SenateAssigned to Judiciary
  2/15/2018SenateAdded as Co-Sponsor Sen. Omar Aquino

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