Ex parte affidavit or written statement; nonadmissible in a personal injury or wrongful death case. (SB171)

Introduced By

Sen. Fred Quayle (R-Suffolk)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Ex parte affidavit or written statement. Provides that in a personal injury or wrongful death case the witness' ex parte affidavit or written statement (other than a deposition) and extrajudicial voice recording, is not admissible for any purpose. Under current law the prohibition against use is for the purpose of contradicting the witness in the case. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/10/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 061605840
01/10/2006Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/2006Continued to 2007 in Courts of Justice with letter4-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/08/2006Letter sent to the Boyd-Graves Conference