Honorable Robert Duncan, Chair, Senate Committee on State Affairs
Ursula Parks, Director, Legislative Budget Board
SB679 by Duncan (Relating to evidence in a civil action concerning the provision and cost of certain services.), As Introduced
The bill would amend the Civil Practice and Remedies Code relating to evidence in a civil action concerning the provision and cost of certain services. The bill would modify the wording of a business record affidavit concerning costs and necessity of services used to admit evidence into trial as a business record of a regularly conducted activity exception to the heresay rule. The Office of Court Administration estimates the bill will not have a significant fiscal impact on the judiciary or the state.The bill would take effect September 1, 2013.
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