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CS/HB 903 - Attorney's Fees in Workers' Compensation Cases

General Bill   by General Government Policy Council and Flores (CO-SPONSORS) Cannon; Crisafulli; Horner; McKeel; Murzin; Patronis; Stargel; Williams, T.
Attorney's Fees in Workers' Compensation Cases: Clarifies requirements for payment of fees & costs under retainer agreement; specifies amount of attorney's fees which claimant is entitled to recover from carrier or employer.
Effective Date: July 1, 2009
Last Event: 05/29/09 Approved by Governor; Chapter No. 2009-94 on Friday, May 29, 2009 4:47 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

House Referrals

    -   Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee
           On agenda for: 03/10/09 8:00 AM              Notice
        Favorable (final action)              See Votes
 
    -   General Government Policy Council
           On agenda for: 03/17/09 10:15 AM              Notice
        Favorable With Council Substitute (final action)              See Votes
 

Related Bills

Bill # Subject Relationship
CS/CS/SB 2072 Workers' Compensation [CPSC] Similar

Bill Text

Enrolled  
Committee Substitute 1  
383074 Date Filed: 04/30/09, Line#: 0 House: Refuse to Concur 4/30/2009 6:15:26 PM
Senate: Receded 5/1/2009 5:05:33 PM
953242 Date Filed: 04/29/09, Line#: 106 Senate: Withdrawn 4/30/2009 3:38:26 PM
256532 Date Filed: 04/29/09, Line#: 114 Senate: Withdrawn 4/29/2009 3:45:50 PM
721614 Date Filed: 04/29/09, Line#: 114 Senate: Withdrawn 4/29/2009 3:45:18 PM
828210 Date Filed: 04/29/09, Line#: 114 Senate: Withdrawn 4/29/2009 3:45:36 PM
585562 Date Filed: 04/29/09, Line#: 114 Senate: Withdrawn 4/30/2009 3:38:31 PM
330056 Date Filed: 04/29/09, Line#: 114 Senate: Withdrawn 4/30/2009 3:38:36 PM
340384 Date Filed: 04/29/09, Line#: 114 Senate: Withdrawn 4/30/2009 3:38:41 PM
708812 Date Filed: 04/30/09, Line#: 114 Senate: Withdrawn 4/30/2009 8:23:55 PM
293958 Date Filed: 04/30/09, Line#: 114 Senate: Withdrawn 4/30/2009 8:24:03 PM
677495 , Planas Date Filed: 03/25/09, Line#: 0 House: Failed 3/26/2009 1:05:41 PM
Original Filed Version  

Staff Analysis

Vote History

Chamber Date Yeas Nays Action Action 2 Vote Detail Barcode
House 03/26/2009 01:04 PM   116 0 Quorum Vote [Seq# 57] 677495
House 03/26/2009 01:05 PM   45 69 Vote [Seq# 58] 677495
House 03/31/2009 12:41 PM   84 35 Passage Vote [Seq# 77]
Senate 04/30/2009 03:41 PM   39 0 Vote [Seq# 44]
Senate 05/01/2009 05:05 PM   21 17 House Message Amendment Vote [Seq# 33]
Senate 05/01/2009 05:05 PM   22 16 House Message Vote [Seq# 34]

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee
05/29/09 Approved by Governor; Chapter No. 2009-94 Friday, May 29, 2009 4:47 PM
05/15/09 Signed by Officers and presented to Governor Friday, May 15, 2009 1:56 PM
Ordered enrolled Monday, May 04, 2009 12:51 PM
In Messages Monday, May 04, 2009 12:51 PM
05/01/09 S CS passed; YEAS 22 NAYS 16 -SJ 01066 Friday, May 01, 2009 5:05 PM
05/01/09 S Receded -SJ 01065 Friday, May 01, 2009 5:05 PM
04/30/09 S In returning messages Thursday, April 30, 2009 7:47 PM
Message sent to senate Thursday, April 30, 2009 7:00 PM
Amendment 383074 Refuse to Concur Thursday, April 30, 2009 6:15 PM
Refused to concur, requested Senate to recede Thursday, April 30, 2009 6:14 PM
Added to Senate Message List Thursday, April 30, 2009 5:56 PM
In Messages Thursday, April 30, 2009 4:09 PM
04/30/09 S CS passed as amended (383074); YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 00927 Thursday, April 30, 2009 3:41 PM
04/30/09 S Read 3rd time -SJ 00927 Thursday, April 30, 2009 3:40 PM
04/30/09 S Amendment(s) adopted (383074) -SJ 00926 Thursday, April 30, 2009 3:40 PM
04/30/09 S Read 2nd time -SJ 00926 Thursday, April 30, 2009 3:39 PM
04/30/09 S Substituted for CS/CS/SB 2072 -SJ 00926 Thursday, April 30, 2009 3:39 PM
04/30/09 S Withdrawn from Banking and Insurance; Judiciary; General Government Appropriations -SJ 00926 Thursday, April 30, 2009 3:38 PM
04/30/09 S Received, referred to Banking and Insurance; Judiciary; General Government Appropriations -SJ 00991 Thursday, April 30, 2009 3:25 PM
04/15/09 S In Messages Wednesday, April 15, 2009 2:57 PM
Message sent to senate Wednesday, April 15, 2009 2:54 PM
Passage on third reading Tuesday, March 31, 2009 12:41 PM
CS passed; YEAS 84, NAYS 35 Tuesday, March 31, 2009 12:40 PM
Read 3rd time Tuesday, March 31, 2009 12:07 PM
Added to Third Reading Calendar Thursday, March 26, 2009 1:24 PM
Amendment 677495 Failed Thursday, March 26, 2009 1:05 PM
Read 2nd time Thursday, March 26, 2009 12:05 PM
Amendment 677495 filed Wednesday, March 25, 2009 1:29 PM
Bill added to Special Order Calendar (3/26/2009) Tuesday, March 24, 2009 6:51 PM
Added to Second Reading Calendar Friday, March 20, 2009 12:52 PM
Bill referred to House Calendar Friday, March 20, 2009 12:52 PM
1st Reading Wednesday, March 18, 2009 5:56 PM
CS Filed Wednesday, March 18, 2009 4:23 PM
Laid on Table under Rule 7.20 Wednesday, March 18, 2009 4:23 PM
Reported out of General Government Policy Council Wednesday, March 18, 2009 4:20 PM General Government Policy Council
Favorable with CS by General Government Policy Council Tuesday, March 17, 2009 12:00 PM General Government Policy Council
Added to General Government Policy Council agenda Friday, March 13, 2009 4:01 PM General Government Policy Council
Now in General Government Policy Council Friday, March 13, 2009 11:39 AM General Government Policy Council
Reported out of Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee Friday, March 13, 2009 11:39 AM Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee
Favorable by Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee (Amended) Tuesday, March 10, 2009 10:45 AM Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee
Added to Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee agenda Friday, March 06, 2009 4:18 PM Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee
Now in Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee Wednesday, March 04, 2009 2:28 PM Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee
Referred to General Government Policy Council Wednesday, March 04, 2009 2:28 PM General Government Policy Council
Referred to Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee Wednesday, March 04, 2009 2:28 PM Insurance, Business & Financial Affairs Policy Committee
1st Reading Tuesday, March 03, 2009 10:03 PM
Filed Monday, February 16, 2009 12:46 PM Flores

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

440.34
 

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