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S. 1501 (104th): Protecting Class Action Plaintiffs Act of 1995

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A bill to amend part V of title 28, United States Code, to require that the Department of Justice and State attorneys general are provided notice of a class action certification or settlement, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

William Cohen

Sponsor. Senator for Maine. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 1995
Length: 7 pages
Dec 22, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 22, 1995, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Dec 22, 1995

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S. 1501 (104th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 104th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 1995 to Oct 4, 1996. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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