MARCH 1998

Tort reform bill in Senate, Assembly

A comprehensive civil justice reform bill has been introduced in both the Senate and the Assembly - with strong support from The Business Council and New Yorkers for Civil Justice Reform.

Dale Volker, chair of the Senate Codes Committee, and Joe Morelle, chair of the Assembly Small Business Committee, are the sponsors.

The bill features many provisions designed to restore balance to New York's civil justice system, including:

March 19, 1998