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Senate Bill 0460


Senate Bill 0460

ARCHIVE (2013)

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DIGEST OF SB 460 (Updated February 26, 2013 3:51 pm - DI 84)


Foreign law. Prohibits the enforcement of a foreign law (defined as a law, rule, or legal code or system established and used outside the jurisdiction of the United States) if the enforcement would violate a right granted by the Constitution of the State of Indiana or the Constitution of the United States. Provides that a provision in a contract or agreement that calls for the application of foreign law is void if the provision cannot be modified, unless the contract explicitly states that it will be interpreted in accordance with foreign law. Prohibits a court from granting certain motions to transfer a case to another jurisdiction if the transfer is likely to affect the constitutional rights of the nonmoving party.
    Current Status:
     In Committee - 2nd House
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