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2020 Senate Bill 1024: Authorize coronavirus liability shield for business and facilities
Introduced by Sen. Lana Theis (R) on July 23, 2020
To establish in a new law that a business, facility owner and others are not liable for a claim that arises from exposure of an individual to COVID-19 on the premises unless this was caused by a reckless disregard of a substantial and unnecessary risk that an individual would be exposed, and also establish that operations that are in substantial compliance with or reasonably consistent with an applicable federal or state statute, regulation, executive order, etc. are not liable for a COVID-19 claim or a claim related to conduct intended to reduce transmission of COVID-19.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Economic and Small Business Development Committee on July 23, 2020