H.R.595: COVID–19 Justice and Accountability Act

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COVID-19 Justice and Accountability Act This bill provides a cause of action for harm suffered as a result of a violation of certain federal laws relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) and suspends certain predispute arbitration agreements and joint-action waivers during the COVID-19 public health emergency. Specifically, individuals may bring a cause of action in U.S. district court against any person for harm suffered as a...

(Source: Library of Congress)

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 22, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties.
Jan. 28, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Jan. 28, 2021

Introduced in the House by Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.)

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