S. 1946 (112th): Foreign Manufacturers Legal Accountability Act of 2011

Introduced:

Dec 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Sheldon Whitehouse

Senator from Rhode Island

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 5, 2011
Length: 19 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A 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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Dec 5, 2011
 
Introduced

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