Bill Status of SB2485 94th General Assembly
Short Description: CIV PRO-DEFAMATION ACTUAL HARM
Sen. Kirk W. Dillard
| 1/9/2007||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Code of Civil Procedure. Provides that there is a limitation on defamation actions that seek to recover damages for injury to reputation. Provides that there is no presumption of damage to reputation in a defamation action and that to recover damages for injury to reputation there must be proof of actual harm to the reputation of the plaintiff.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 1/18/2006||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Kirk W. Dillard|| 1/18/2006||Senate||First Reading|| 1/18/2006||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 1/9/2007||Senate||Session Sine Die|