H.R. 725 establishes a uniform standard for determining whether a defendant has been fraudulently joined to a lawsuit in order to defeat federal diversity jurisdiction. In addition, the legislation also makes clear that Federal courts may consider evidence outside the pleadings when deciding a motion to remand a case that been removed to Federal Court, as well as whether the ...
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(Source: Republican Policy Committee)
Jan 30, 2017
Passed House on Mar 9, 2017
This bill passed in the House on March 9, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Representative for Colorado's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2017
Length: 4 pages
H.R. 725 is a bill in the United States Congress.
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