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HB201

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HB 201/LM (BR 891) - T. McKee, C. Rollins II, T. Riner

     AN ACT relating to jurisdictional limits for Kentucky courts.
     Amend KRS 24A.230 and 24A.290 to increase the jurisdictional limit of the small claims division of District Court from $1,500 to $2,500, for both claims and counterclaims.

HB 201 - AMENDMENTS


     HCS/LM - Amend KRS 24A.120 to increase civil jurisdiction of District Court to $5,000; amend KRS 24A.230 relating to small claims division jurisdiction of District Court to increase jurisdiction to $2,500; amend KRS 24A.290 relating to small claims division counterclaims in District Court to $2,500.
     HFA (1, S. Lee) - Amend various sections of KRS Chapter 24A to increase the jurisdictional limit of District Court to $10,000 and the jurisdictional limit of small claims court to $5,000.
     HFA (2, J. Hoover) - Amend KRS 24A.120, relating to the civil jurisdictional limit of District Court, to increase the jurisdictional limit from $4,000 to $7,500; amend KRS 24A.230, relating to the small claims division of District Court, to increase the jurisdictional limit from $1,500 to $4,000; amend KRS 24A.290, relating to counterclaims in the small claims division of District Court, to increase the jurisdictional limit from $1,500 to $4,000.
     HFA (3, S. Lee) - Amend various sections of KRS Chapter 24A to increase the jurisdictional limit of District Court to $10,000 and the jurisdictional limit of small claims court to $5,000.

     Jan 6-introduced in House
     Jan 7-to Judiciary (H)
     Feb 7-posted in committee
     Feb 16-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Feb 17-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Friday, February 18, 2011; floor amendments (1) and (2) filed to Committee Substitute
     Feb 22-floor amendment (3) filed
     Mar 3-recommitted to Appropriations & Revenue (H)


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