H.R. 9308 (95th): A bill to provide for a reduction in general diversity of citizenship jurisdiction.

Introduced:

Sep 26, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 26, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles Thone

Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
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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H.R. 5546 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 23, 1977

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Introduced
Sep 26, 1977

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