H.R. 1737 (108th): Asbestos Victims’ Compensation Act of 2003

Introduced:

Apr 10, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 10, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Calvin “Cal” Dooley

Representative for California's 20th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 10, 2003
Length: 19 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 10, 2003
 
Introduced

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