Sanctions; other frivolous pleadings. (HB1624)

Introduced By

Del. Bobby Orrock (R-Thornburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Sanctions; other frivolous pleadings. Provides that a court may consider other similar, previously filed pleadings, motions, or other papers filed by a person in violation of the sanctions statute in determining sanctions on the case immediately before the court. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


10/23/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19100277D
10/23/2018Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/07/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #3
01/08/2019Assigned Courts sub: Subcommittee #2
01/16/2019Subcommittee recommends reporting (6-Y 2-N)
02/01/2019Reported from Courts of Justice (18-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/03/2019Read first time
02/04/2019Read second time and engrossed
02/05/2019Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
02/05/2019VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2019Constitutional reading dispensed
02/06/2019Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/2019Passed by indefinitely in Courts of Justice (13-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)