Jun 10, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on July 1, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Michigan's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jul 13, 2010
Length: 7 pages
About the bill
To revise laws regarding liability in certain civil actions arising from maritime incidents, 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.
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5503 — 111th Congress: Securing Protections for the Injured from Limitations on Liability Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5503
“H.R. 5503 — 111th Congress: Securing Protections for the Injured from Limitations on Liability Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. August 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr5503>
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