Summary of Amendments Submitted to the Rules Committee for H.R. 725 - Innocent Party Protection Act

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Listed in Alphabetical Order

Mar 7, 2017 12:41 PM

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Barragán,  (CA)

#3

Creates an exception for cases arising under a State constitution or other law providing for expedited procedures for cases involving claims for personal injury or wrongful death.

Bonamici (OR)

#5

LATE Exempts from the bill cases in which the plaintiff seeks relief in connection with consumer fraud against seniors.

Cartwright (PA)

#4

LATE Creates a separate exception for plaintiffs seeking compensation resulting from the bad faith of an insurer.

Soto (FL)

#1

Creates an exception for instances of public health risks, including byproducts of hydraulic fracturing, well stimulation, or any water contamination.

Soto (FL)

#2

Creates an exception for consumer fraud against veterans.

Watson Coleman (NJ)

#6

LATE Creates an exception for victims of assault and battery offenses.