To amend title 11 of the United States Code to require the public disclosure by trusts established under section 524(g) of such title, of quarterly reports that contain detailed information regarding the receipt and disposition of claims for injuries based on exposure to asbestos; and for other purposes.
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Jan 26, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 14, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 27th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2015
Length: 6 pages
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H.R. 526 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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