H.R. 5304 (99th): Fairness in Competition Act of 1986


Jul 31, 1986
99th Congress, 1985–1986

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 31, 1986, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Thomas Kindness

Representative for Ohio's 8th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Clayton Act to allow private parties to sue for equitable relief and damages for injury caused by unfair foreign competition.

Summary (CRS)

7/31/1986--Introduced.Fairness in Competition Act of 1986 - Amends the Clayton Act to prohibit the importation or sale in the United States of any article produced in a foreign country if:(1) ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 31, 1986

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5304”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


2 cosponsors (1R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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