H.RES.423: Providing for consideration of the bill (H.R. 2366) to provide small businesses certain protections from litigation excesses and to limit the product liability of nonmanufacturer product sellers.

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about congress
  • Introduced Feb. 15, 2000
  • Latest Major Action Feb. 16, 2000

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Bill Summary

Sets forth the rule (modified closed ) for the consideration of H.R.2366 (small business lawsuit protection and nonmanufacturer seller product liability limitation).

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
The House Committee on Rules reported an original measure, H. Rept. 106-498, by Mr. Linder.
Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 2366 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. It shall be in order to consider as an original bill for the purpose of amendment under the five-minute rule the amendment in the nature of a substitute recommended by the Committee on the Judiciary now printed in the bill. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order.
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 169.
Considered as privileged matter.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H. Res. 423.
The previous question was ordered without objection.
On agreeing to the resolution Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: 223 - 187 (Roll no. 23).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Feb. 15, 2000

Introduced in the House by John Linder (R-Ga.)

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