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A bill to amend the statue of limitations for civil actions regarding terrorist acts.
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9/12/2012--Introduced.American Victims of Terrorism Justice Act - Amends the federal criminal code to extend from 4 to 10 years the limitation period for bringing certain actions for civil damages resulting ...
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Sep 12, 2012
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3534”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Sep 20, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 3534 — 112th Congress: American Victims of Terrorism Justice Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3534
“S. 3534 — 112th Congress: American Victims of Terrorism Justice Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s3534>
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