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 Bill Status of HB4873  94th General Assembly


House Sponsors
Rep. Randall M. Hultgren

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/9/2007HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
New Act

Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Notice and Opportunity to Repair Act. Provides that a construction professional shall be liable to a homeowner for damages caused by the acts or omissions of the professional and his or her agents, employees, or subcontractors. Requires the service of notice to the professional of the complained-of defect in the construction by the homeowner prior to commencement of a lawsuit. Allows the professional to make an offer of repair or settlement and to rescind this offer if the claimant fails to respond within 30 days. Requires the claimant to file with the court a list of known construction defects. Directs the professional to provide a statutory notice to the homeowner upon the execution of a contract. Applies to construction defect claims that arise before, on, or after July 15, 2007, if the claim is the subject of an action commenced on or after July 15, 2007.

DateChamber Action
  1/19/2006HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Randall M. Hultgren
  1/19/2006HouseFirst Reading
  1/19/2006HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/9/2007HouseSession Sine Die

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