H.R. 5794 (97th): A bill to amend the Clayton Act to establish a right of contribution with respect to damages in certain actions brought under such Act.
Mar 10, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 10, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district
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- 3/10/1982--Introduced.Amends the Clayton Act to authorize any individual liable for damages in an antitrust action to claim contribution from any other person jointly liable for such damages.Requires a claim for ...
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