H.R. 4395 (97th): A bill to extend to all petit and grand jurors in the United States district courts eligibility for compensation for work injuries under title 5, United States Code, to provide for the taxing of attorney fees, as court costs, for a court appointed attorney in an action brought by a juror to protect his employment rights, and to authorize the service of jury summonses by ordinary mail.


Aug 4, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 4, 1981, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Robert Kastenmeier

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district


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Summary (CRS)

8/4/1981--Introduced.Makes Federal petit and grand jurors eligible for disability compensation payments under title five of the United States Code. Permits a Federal court to tax a defendant employer, as costs ... Read more >

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Aug 4, 1981

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H.R. 6872 (Related)
Federal Court Reform Act of 1982

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 20, 1982

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