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- Full Title
A bill to promote the interests of consumers and to ensure that the free flow of products in interstate commerce is not impeded by product liability law, and for other purposes.
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Jul 1, 1987
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2861”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 12, 1987
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2861 — 100th Congress: Product Liability Reform Act of 1987. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr2861
“H.R. 2861 — 100th Congress: Product Liability Reform Act of 1987.” www.GovTrack.us. 1987. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/100/hr2861>
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