Introduced by Rep. Joel Johnson (R) on February 10, 2015
To revise a law limiting the liability of stables and equine event organizers for injury, death or property damage resulting from an inherent risk of an equine activity, by changing an exception allowing suits for “negligence” so that it instead only allows suits for “willful and wanton disregard” for participants' safety. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Agriculture Committee on February 10, 2015
Reported in the House on March 25, 2015
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Rep. Dan Lauwers (R) on April 16, 2015
To establish that if enacted the bill will go into effect 90 days afterwards.
The amendment passed by voice vote in the House on April 16, 2015