Civil immunity; emergency services and communications. (HB1739)

Introduced By

Del. Randy Minchew (R-Leesburg)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Civil immunity; emergency services and communications. Extends immunity from civil liability to persons involved in providing, operating, or maintaining services or equipment used for emergency assistance, unless the act or omission that gave rise to the injury is a result of such person's gross negligence or willful misconduct. Under current law, such immunity is limited to persons who are communications services providers, a term defined in Title 58.1. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/08/2017Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17102472D
01/08/2017Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/2017Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
01/25/2017Subcommittee recommends striking from docket
02/07/2017Left in Courts of Justice

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: SB888.