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


Sep 26, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

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


Charles Thone
Representative for Nebraska's 1st congressional district

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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 ...

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H.R. 5546 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 23, 1977

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Sep 26, 1977


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