A bill to amend the Federal Tort Claims Act to include reasonable limitations on the tort liability of the United States.
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Sponsor and status
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
May 7, 1986
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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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