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H.R. 2426: CASE Act of 2019

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To amend title 17, United States Code, to establish an alternative dispute resolution program for copyright small claims, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Hakeem Jeffries

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 8th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 1, 2019
Length: 62 pages
Introduced
May 1, 2019
Status

Ordered Reported on Sep 10, 2019

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on September 10, 2019.

The House Majority Leader indicated on Oct 18, 2019 that this bill may be considered in the week ahead.

Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Chairman Nadler Statement for the Markup of H.R. 2426, the Copyright Alternatives in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2019
    — Rep. Jerrold Nadler [D-NY10] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 10, 2019

the weekly leader: friday, october 18, 2019
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Oct 18, 2019

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - October 18, 2019
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP0] on Oct 20, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 2426 will add $10 million in new spending through 2024.

History

May 1, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Sep 10, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Oct 18, 2019
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2426 is a 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.

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