H.R. 4396 (97th): Federal Courts Civil Priorities Act

Introduced:

Aug 4, 1981
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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

Sponsor:

Robert Kastenmeier

Representative for Wisconsin's 2nd congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to permit courts of the United States to establish the order of hearing for certain civil matters, and for other purposes.

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H.R. 5645 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 11, 1984

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

Passed House
Last Action: Sep 20, 1982

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History

Introduced
Aug 4, 1981

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