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.
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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Last Action: Mar 23, 1977
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