SB 537 Requires cash bond to be posted in certain landlord and tenant actions
Sponsor: Bartle
LR Number: 1528S.01I Fiscal Note:
Committee: Judiciary and Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action: 3/3/2005 - Second Read and Referred S Judiciary and Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence Committee Journal Page: S363
Title: Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2005

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SB 537 - The current law provides that in unlawful detainer actions and rent and possession actions, trial de novos and appeals shall not stay execution for restitution unless the defendant gives a bond to secure the damages obtained in the judgment. This act provides that the bond must be a cash bond.

STEPHEN WITTE