To create a Federal cause of action to determine whether defamation exists under United States law in cases in which defamation actions have been brought in foreign courts against United States persons on the basis of publications or speech in the United States.
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Mar 4, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 4, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 4, 2009
Length: 10 pages
Earlier Version — Introduced
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H.R. 1304 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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