H.R. 2655 (113th): Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2013
Jul 11, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 14, 2013 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Texas's 21st congressional district
Read Text »
Last Updated: Nov 18, 2013
Length: 3 pages
About the bill
- Full Title
To amend Rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to improve attorney accountability, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 7, 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 5, 2015
- What is a bill?
The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2655” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
7 cosponsors (7R) (show)(joined Jul 11, 2013)(joined Jul 11, 2013)(joined Jul 11, 2013)(joined Jul 11, 2013)(joined Jul 11, 2013)(joined Jul 11, 2013)(joined Oct 23, 2013)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
- Subject Areas
- Find Similar Bills
Search for similar bills.
Links & tools
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 2655 — 113th Congress: Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2655
“H.R. 2655 — 113th Congress: Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. April 19, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr2655>
|title=H.R. 2655 (113th)
|accessdate=April 19, 2015
|author=113th Congress (2013)
|date=July 11, 2013
|quote=Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2013