House Amendment 76 , 115th Congress
Purpose
An amendment numbered 1 printed in Part A of House Report 115-29 to reinstate the FRCP 11(c)(2) safe harbor provision to allow parties to avoid penalties by withdrawing or correcting the claims within 14 days from when the alleged violation of rule 11(b) becomes known, anytime up until the end of the discovery period.
Description
Amendment sought to reinstate the safe harbor provisions to allow parties to avoid penalties by withdrawing or correcting the claims within 14 days from when the alleged violation of rule 11(b) becomes known, anytime up until the end of the discovery period.
Chamber
U.S. House of Representatives
Sponsor(s)
Amends
HR 720: Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2017
Latest Action
On agreeing to the Soto amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 181 - 225 (Roll no. 153).
2017-03-10 10:50:16
Created: Mar 11, 2017 9:51:48 AM Submitted: Mar 10, 2017 5:00:00 AM Last Update: Nov 21, 2018 8:56:58 PM

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