SB 218-1_ Filed 02/21/2005, 10:51 Waterman

SENATE MOTION


MADAM PRESIDENT:

    I move that Senate Bill 218 be amended to read as follows:

    Page 1, line 5, reset in roman "Except as provided in subsection".
    Page 1, line 5, after "(c)," insert " (e),".
    Page 1, line 5, delete "Evidence" and insert "evidence".
    Page 1, line 6, reset in roman "1,".
    Page 1, line 6, after "2", insert ","
    Page 1, line 6, reset in roman "3, or 4".
    Page 1, line 7, reset in roman "not".
    Page 2, after line 7, begin a new paragraph and insert:
    " (e) Evidence of failure to comply with section 2 of this chapter may be admitted in a civil action to reduce the amount of damages that would otherwise be awarded to a person, if:
        (1) the person has signed an admission that the person violated section 2 of this chapter; or
        (2) a court has entered judgment against the person for a violation of section 2 of this chapter.
".
    (Reference is to SB 218 as printed February 18, 2005.)



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Senator WATERMAN


RS 021801/DI mc
2005