SB 1050
Modifies provisions regarding bond remittance in certain landlord and tenant actions
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Last Action:
2/21/2006 - Second Read and Referred S Judiciary and Civil & Criminal Jurisprudence Committee
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Effective Date:
August 28, 2006

Current Bill Summary

SB 1050 - Current law provides that in forcible entry and detainer actions, and actions involving rent and possession, applications for a trial de novo or appeal 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, which may be remitted to the court in the form of cash, a money order, or certified check.

This act is identical to SB 537 (2005).