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Senate Roll Call 181 on
2011 House Bill 4601: Limit certain asbestos liability

To limit the liability of a company that had acquired another company which may have produced or sold asbestos in the past. The bill would prohibit a court from imposing asbestos damage judgments that exceed the value of the acquired company. Under current law a court can order damages up to the value of the entire enterprise, even if the acquired subsidiary represents only a small part of the overall firm's value.

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Senate Roll Call 181 on 2011 House Bill 4601

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