Feb 24, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on July 21, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2010
Length: 18 pages
About the bill
To require foreign manufacturers of products imported into the United States to establish registered agents in the United States who are authorized to accept service of process against such manufacturers, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3646 (112th).
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4678 — 111th Congress: Foreign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2010. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4678
“H.R. 4678 — 111th Congress: Foreign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2010.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. September 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4678>
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