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Sep 21, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on September 21, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Texas
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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2005
Length: 23 pages
A bill to limit liability for volunteers and those providing goods and services for disaster relief, and for other purposes.
9/21/2005--Introduced.Good Samaritan Liability Improvement and Volunteer Encouragement Act of 2005 (GIVE Act of 2005) - Exempts from liability for acts or omissions: (1) disaster relief volunteers; (2) employers or business ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1747”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1747 — 109th Congress: GIVE Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1747
“S. 1747 — 109th Congress: GIVE Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1747>
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