SB 1323

SB 1323: vexatious litigants; workers' compensation

Sponsor: Senator Yee

Summary: SB1323 states that vexatious litigants (defined) are prohibited from filing a new request for hearing, pleasing or motion without prior leave of the administrative law judge.

League Position: SUPPORT - The League supports this bill because it will decrease burdensome court dockets.

Updates

2/3/2016: SB1323 passed the Senate Commerce and Workforce Development Committee by a vote of 8-0-1. The bill now proceeds to the Rules Committee.

2/10/2016: SB1323 passed the Senate COW as amended.

2/11/2016: SB1323 passed the Senate Third Read by a vote of 28-1. The was transferred to the House.

3/2/2016: SB1323 passed the House Commerce Committee by a vote of 8-0. The bill now proceeds to the Rules Committee.