Mechanic's lien; notice to owner of property subject thereto. (SB1022)

Introduced By

Sen. Mary Margaret Whipple (D-Arlington)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Mechanic's lien; notice. Provides that the clerk of the court where a memorandum of lien is filed shall send written notice to the owner of the property subject to the lien at the owner's last known address. Current law places no obligation on the clerk to provide written notice of the recordation of a mechanic's lien. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/09/2007Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/10/07 074423844
01/09/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/30/2007Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
01/31/2007Read second time
01/31/2007Reading of amendments waived
01/31/2007Committee amendments agreed to
01/31/2007Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1022E
01/31/2007Printed as engrossed 074423844-E
02/01/2007Read third time and passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/01/2007VOTE: (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/01/2007Communicated to House
02/06/2007Placed on Calendar
02/06/2007Read first time
02/06/2007Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/20/2007Left in Courts of Justice