About the bill
- Full Title
To eliminate the learned intermediary defense to tort claims based on product liability, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6421 (111th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr542>
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