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)


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)


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

Cartwright (PA)


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

Soto (FL)


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

Soto (FL)


Creates an exception for consumer fraud against veterans.

Watson Coleman (NJ)


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