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Oct 7, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
This bill was introduced on October 7, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Missouri
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Last Updated: Oct 7, 1994
Length: 7 pages
A bill to regulate interstate commerce by providing uniform principles to address the multiple imposition of punative damages, and for other purposes.
Multiple Punitive Damages Fairness Act - Prohibits punitive damages in any civil action in Federal or State court in which such damages are sought against a defendant based on the ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 2537 — 103rd Congress: Multiple Punitive Damages Fairness Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/s2537
“S. 2537 — 103rd Congress: Multiple Punitive Damages Fairness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1994. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/s2537>
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