American Tort Reform Association Releases List of State Tort Reform Enactments For 2019
This July of 2019, the American Tort Reform Association (ATRA) released the list of 2019 state tort reform enactments during the spring session in many states. The list may be found here: 2019 State Enactments
Although South Carolina had several very necessary tort reform bills introduced this year and pushed by our Coalition, none received a hearing. One bill, H.3758, the Fair Share bill, designed to fix our worst in the country approach to the fair apportionment of fault when multiple parties are responsible, did not receive a hearing, even though the bill had fifty-five co-sponsors!