SB 1091 Provides that a person who is injured by a product has 10 years after the sale or lease of the product to bring a suit for damages
Sponsor: Riddle
LR Number: 6555S.01I Fiscal Notes
Committee: Small Business, Insurance and Industry
Last Action: 5/13/2016 - Informal Calendar S Bills for Perfection--SB 1091-Riddle Journal Page:
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Effective Date: August 28, 2016

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SB 1091 - This act provides that a person who is injured by a defective or unsafe condition of a product or due to negligence in the design, manufacture, sale, or distribution of a product has ten years after the sale or lease of the product to bring a claim for damages.

The ten year time limitation shall not apply to actions relating to real property, to actions where a person has knowingly concealed any defective or unsafe condition in a product, actions for indemnity or contribution by a defendant, when a product has a warranty, and actions regarding negligent service or maintenance of a product.

JESSI BAKER