Enacted — Signed by the President — Jun 29, 2015
Last Action: Signed by President.
Explanation: This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 29, 2015.
Apr 10, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
This bill was introduced on April 10, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Apr 10, 2003
Length: 19 pages
To provide for the fair and efficient judicial consideration of personal injury and wrongful death claims arising out of asbestos exposure, to ensure that individuals who suffer harm, now or in the future, from illnesses caused by exposure to asbestos receive compensation for their injuries, and for other purposes.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1737 — 108th Congress: Asbestos Victims’ Compensation Act of 2003. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr1737
“H.R. 1737 — 108th Congress: Asbestos Victims’ Compensation Act of 2003.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. June 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/hr1737>
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