About the bill
- Full Title
A bill to amend the Federal Tort Claims Act to include reasonable limitations on the tort liability of the United States.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
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May 7, 1986
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4770”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4770 — 99th Congress: Federal Tort Claims Reform Act of 1986. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr4770
“H.R. 4770 — 99th Congress: Federal Tort Claims Reform Act of 1986.” www.GovTrack.us. 1986. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/99/hr4770>
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