2011 Regular Session


File Code: Civil Actions and Procedures Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 3
Sponsored By:
Delegates Eckardt, Haddaway-Riccio, and Cane
Dorchester County - Local Government Tort Claims Act - Inclusion of Specified Nonprofit Entity


Altering the definition of a "local government" under the Local Government Tort Claims Act to include a specified nonprofit corporation in Dorchester County; and providing that a specified notice requirement does not apply to specified actions against a specified nonprofit corporation in Dorchester County or its employees.

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 Judiciary
Hearing 2/9 at 1:00 p.m.
Unfavorable Report by Judiciary
Senate Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37B
Delegate Rudolph C. Cane, District 37A
Delegate Jeannie Haddaway-Riccio, District 37B

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Dorchester County
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Nonprofit Organizations
Sovereign Immunity
Torts -see also- Libel and Slander; Med Malp; Wrongful Death
Transportation -see also- Aircraft; Airports; Boats; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Courts and Judicial Proceedings
( 5-301 , 5-304 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :