H.R. 3479 (110th): ADA Notification Act of 2007

Introduced:
Sep 05, 2007 (110th Congress, 2007–2009)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Ric Keller
Representative for Florida's 8th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Sep 05, 2007
Length
4 pages
 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 5, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 05, 2007
Referred to Committee Sep 05, 2007
 
Full Title

To amend title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 to require, as a precondition to commencing a civil action with respect to a place of public accomodation or a commercial facility, that an opportunity be provided to correct alleged violations.

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Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (6R) (show)
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House Judiciary

The Constitution and Civil Justice

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9/5/2007--Introduced.
ADA Notification Act of 2007 - Amends the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 to deny jurisdiction to a court in a civil action for remedies for disability discrimination in public accommodations and certain services provided by private entities unless:
(1) the plaintiff notified the defendant in writing of the alleged violations prior to filing the complaint;
(2) the notice identified the specific facts that constitute the alleged violation;
(3) 90 or more days has elapsed after the date on which the notice was provided;
(4) the notice informed the defendant that the civil action could not be commenced for 90 days; and
(5) the complaint states that the defendant has not corrected the alleged violation.
Excludes civil actions seeking preliminary injunctive relief or temporary restraining orders from such notification requirements.

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