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H.R. 2882 (105th): Fairness and Voluntary Arbitration Act of 1998

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To amend chapter 1 of title 9 of the United States Code to permit each party to certain contracts to accept or reject arbitrations as a means of settling disputes under the contracts.

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Sonny Bono

Sponsor. Representative for California's 44th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 7, 1997
Length: 3 pages
Nov 7, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 7, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Nov 7, 1997

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H.R. 2882 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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