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File #: 19-118    Version: 1
Type: Rule/Form Proposal Status: Passed
File created: 4/12/2019 In control: Judicial Council
On agenda: 5/17/2019 Final action: 5/17/2019
Title: Rules and Forms | Civil Practice and Procedure: Adjustment of Maximum Amount of Imputed Liability of Parent or Guardian for Tort of a Minor (Action Required)
Attachments: 1. 20190517-19-118

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Rules and Forms | Civil Practice and Procedure: Adjustment of Maximum Amount of Imputed Liability of Parent or Guardian for Tort of a Minor (Action Required)

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Summary

Summary

Judicial Council staff recommends that the Judicial Council amend Appendix B of the California Rules of Court to reflect the biannual adjustments to the dollar amounts of the maximum amount of liability of parents or guardians to be imputed for the torts of a minor under Civil Code section 1714.1, and direct that staff publish the adjusted amounts..

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Recommendation

Recommendation

Judicial Council staff recommends that the Judicial Council, effective July 1, 2019, amend Appendix B of the California Rules of Court to adjust the maximum liability of the parent or guardian having custody and control of a minor for the willful misconduct of the minor, under Civil Code section 1714.1(a) or (b), from $ $42,100 to 45,000.body