2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 574
Civil practice; offers of judgment; provide for procedures
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 8 of Chapter 11 of Title 9 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to provisional and final remedies and special proceedings under the "Georgia Civil Practice Act," so as to provide for offers of judgment; to provide that in certain circumstances, when an offer is rejected, the offeree shall be liable for certain attorney´s fees and expenses of litigation; to provide for practice and procedure; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date and applicability; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/23/2005 - House Second Readers
Feb/22/2005 - House First Readers
Feb/18/2005 - House Hopper
2/22/05 Special Committee on Civil Justice Reform