Honorable Tryon D. Lewis, Chair, House Committee on Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence
Ursula Parks, Director, Legislative Budget Board
HB3476 by Paddie (Relating to the liability of sports officials and organizations.), As Introduced
The bill would add a new chapter to the Civil Practice and Remedies Code limiting the liability of sports official and organizations in certain circumstances. The change in law would apply only to an act, error, or omission occuring on or after the bill's effective date. The bill would take effect immediately if receiving a two-thirds vote of each house, otherwise the bill would take effect September 1, 2013.
The Office of Court Administration does not anticipate any significant fiscal impact to the court system resulting from the bill.
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