2009 Regular Session


File Code: Civil Actions and Procedures Prior Year Introduction As: HB 807/07 - JUD
Sponsored By:
Delegates Conway, Anderson, DeBoy, Kullen, McHale, Schuh, Sophocleus, and Weir
Judgments - Appeals - Supersedeas Bond


Limiting to $100,000,000 the amount of a supersedeas bond required to stay the enforcement of a judgment in favor of the plaintiffs in a class action or an action by multiple plaintiffs, under specified circumstances; providing for an exception; and applying the Act to all civil actions pending on or filed on or after October 1, 2009.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading House Rules and Executive Nominations
Re-referred Judiciary
Hearing 3/18 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Norman H. Conway, District 38B
Delegate Curt Anderson, District 43
Delegate Steven J. DeBoy, Sr., District 12A
Delegate Sue Kullen, District 27B
Delegate Brian K. McHale, District 46
Delegate Steven R. Schuh, District 31
Delegate Theodore Sophocleus, District 32
Delegate Michael H. Weir, Jr., District 6

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds.
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.

Bill affects the following Statute:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 12-301.1 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered