Honorable Joan Huffman, Chair, Senate Committee on State Affairs
Ursula Parks, Director, Legislative Budget Board
SB627 by Huffman (Relating to certain defenses to libel actions.), Committee Report 1st House, Substituted
No significant fiscal implication to the State is anticipated.
The bill would amend the Civil Practice and Remedies Code relating to the truth as a defense to a libel action. Bill provisions are not anticipated to have a significant fiscal implication on the workloads of the judiciary.
Local Government Impact
No significant fiscal implication to units of local government is anticipated.
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