House Amendment 77 , 115th Congress
Purpose
An amendment numbered 2 printed in Part A of House Report 115-29 to strike the provision mandating the award of reasonable attorney's fees and costs, restoring judicial discretion to award such fees and costs, when warranted.
Description
Amendment sought to strike the provision mandating the award of reasonable attorney's fees and costs, restoring judicial discretion to award such fees and costs, when warranted.
Chamber
U.S. House of Representatives
Sponsor(s)
Amends
HR 720: Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2017
Latest Action
On agreeing to the Jackson Lee amendment (A002) Failed by recorded vote: 185 - 225 (Roll no. 154).
2017-03-10 10:54:54
Created: Mar 11, 2017 9:51:50 AM Submitted: Mar 10, 2017 5:00:00 AM Last Update: Nov 21, 2018 8:56:58 PM

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