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H.R. 2372 (106th): Private Property Rights Implementation Act of 2000

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To simplify and expedite access to the Federal courts for injured parties whose rights and privileges, secured by the United States Constitution, have been deprived by final actions of Federal agencies, or other government officials or entities acting under color of State law; to prevent Federal courts from abstaining from exercising Federal jurisdiction in actions where no State law claim is alleged; to permit certification of unsettled State law questions that are essential to resolving Federal claims arising under the Constitution; and to clarify when government action is sufficiently final to ripen certain Federal claims arising under the Constitution.

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Sponsor and status

Charles Canady

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 20, 2000
Length: 9 pages
Introduced
Jun 29, 1999
106th Congress (1999–2000)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 16, 2000 but was never passed by the Senate.

Cosponsors

112 Cosponsors (91 Republicans, 20 Democrats, 1 Independent)

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History

Jun 29, 1999
 
Introduced

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Mar 9, 2000
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 16, 2000
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

H.R. 2372 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2372. This is the one from the 106th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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