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- Full Title
To eliminate the learned intermediary defense to tort claims based on product liability, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 17, 2010
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 542 — 112th Congress: Consumer Protection Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr542
“H.R. 542 — 112th Congress: Consumer Protection Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr542>
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