Citations Affected: IC 22-11-15-5.1.
Synopsis: Civil actions involving LP gas. Conference committee report for ESB 360. Permits
an individual to bring a civil action against a person who misuses a liquified petroleum (LP) gas
container. Permits the recovery of damages, court costs, and attorney's fees. (This conference
committee report removes a provision permitting the civil rights commission to award attorney's
fees to a prevailing complainant in a discrimination action brought before the commission,
removes a provision permitting the award of costs and attorney's fees only to the prevailing party,
and removes the repeal of a provision mandating that 75% of a punitive damages award go to the
Effective: July 1, 2002.
Your Conference Committee appointed to confer with a like committee from the Senate upon Engrossed House Amendments to Engrossed Senate Bill No. 360 respectfully reports that said two committees have conferred and agreed as follows to wit:
that the Senate recede from its dissent from all House amendments and that
the Senate now concur in all House amendments to the bill and that the bill
be further amended as follows:
Senator HarrisonRepresentative Goodin
Senator LananeRepresentative Cherry
Senate Conferees House Conferees