A bill to amend the Federal Tort Claims Act to include reasonable limitations on the tort liability of the United States.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
May 7, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 7, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 8th congressional district
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H.R. 4770 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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