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Sep 26, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on September 26, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district
9/26/1977--Introduced.Increases the minimum amount which must be in controversy to qualify for Federal court jurisdiction on the basis of diversity of citizenship.Prohibits any person from invoking diversity jurisdiction in any ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 9308”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 9308 — 95th Congress: A bill to provide for a reduction in general diversity of citizenship jurisdiction.. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr9308
“H.R. 9308 — 95th Congress: A bill to provide for a reduction in general diversity of citizenship jurisdiction..” www.GovTrack.us. 1977. November 26, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/95/hr9308>
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