Votes on Policy Area law by Representative delaney

YearNumQuestion/Description delaney Date
2017 580 On Passage Stop Settlement Slush Funds Act 24-Oct-2017
2017 579 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 462 Conyers of Michigan Part B Amendment No. 6 ; An amendment numbered 6 printed in Part B of House Report 115-363 to exempt settlements that direct funds to remedy the indirect harms of unlawful conduct resulting in an increase in the amount of lead in public drinking water. ; Amendment sought to exempt settlements that direct funds to remedy the indirect harms of unlawful conduct resulting in an increase in the amount of lead in public drinking water. 24-Oct-2017
2017 578 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 461 Cicilline of Rhode Island Part B Amendment No. 5 ; An amendment numbered 5 printed in Part B of House Report 115-363 to exempt settlements in relation to the predatory or fraudulent conduct involving residential mortgage-backed securities. ; Amendment sought to exempt settlements in relation to conduct involving residential mortgage-backed securities. 24-Oct-2017
2017 577 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 460 Jackson Lee of Texas Part B Amendment No. 4 ; An amendment numbered 4 printed in Part B of House Report 115-363 to exempt settlement agreements that pertain to providing restitution for a State. ; Amendment sought to exempt settlement agreements that pertain to providing restitution for a State. 24-Oct-2017
2017 576 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 459 Johnson of Georgia Part B Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment numbered 3 printed in Part B of House Report 115-363 to exempt a settlement agreement that directs funds to remediate the indirect harms caused by the manipulation of emission standards on automobiles. ; Amendment sought to exempt a settlement agreement that directs funds to remediate the indirect harms caused by the manipulation of emission standards on automobiles. 24-Oct-2017
2017 575 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 458 Cohen of Tennessee Part B Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in Part B of House Report 115-363 to exempt settlement agreements based on race, religion, national origin, or any other protected category. ; Amendment sought to exempt settlement agreements based on race, religion, national origin, or any other protected category. 24-Oct-2017
2017 158 On Passage Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act 10-Mar-2017
2017 157 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act 10-Mar-2017
2017 156 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 79 Jeffries of New York Part A Amendment No. 4 ; An amendment numbered 4 printed in Part A of House Report 115-29 to exempt actions pertaining to whistleblowers. ; Amendment sought to exempt actions pertaining to whistleblowers. 10-Mar-2017
2017 155 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 78 Conyers of Michigan Part A Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment numbered 3 printed in Part A of House Report 115-29 to exempt from the bill civil actions alleging any violation of a constitutional or civil right. ; Amendment sought to exempt from the bill civil actions alleging any violation of a constitutional or civil right. 10-Mar-2017
2017 154 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 77 Jackson Lee of Texas Part A Amendment No. 2 ; 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. ; 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. 10-Mar-2017
2017 153 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 76 Soto of Florida Part A Amendment No. 1 ; 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. ; 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. 10-Mar-2017
2017 152 On Passage Innocent Party Protection Act 9-Mar-2017
2017 151 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Innocent Party Protection Act 9-Mar-2017
2017 150 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 67 Cartwright of Pennsylvania Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 115-27 to create a separate exception for plaintiffs seeking compensation resulting from the bad faith of an insurer. ; Page 5, line 4, strike the close quotation mark and the period which follows. Page 5, after line 4, insert the following: "(5) This subsection shall not apply to a case in which the plaintiff seeks compensation resulting from the bad faith of an insurer.". 9-Mar-2017
2017 149 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 66 Soto of Florida Amendment No. 1 ; An amendment numbered 1 printed in House Report 115-27 to create an exception for instances of public health risks, including byproducts of hydraulic fracturing, well stimulation, or any water contamination. ; Amendment sought to create an exception for instances of public health risks, including byproducts of hydraulic fracturing, well stimulation, or any water contamination. 9-Mar-2017
2017 148 On Passage Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act 9-Mar-2017
2017 147 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act 9-Mar-2017
2017 146 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 75 Espaillat of New York Part B Amendment No. 8 ; An amendment numbered 8 printed in Part B of House Report 115-29 to exempt a claimant who is or has been living in public housing or any dwelling unit for which rental assistance provided under section 8. ; Amendment sought to exempt a claimant who is or has been living in public housing or any dwelling unit for which rental assistance provided under section 8. 9-Mar-2017
2017 145 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 74 Jackson Lee of Texas Part B Amendment No. 7 ; An amendment numbered 7 printed in Part B House Report 115-29 to replace the substantive text of the bill with a requirement that the bankruptcy asbestos trust report quarterly an aggregate list of demands received and payments made. ; Beginning on page 13, strike line 19 and all that follows through line 15 on page 14, and insert the following: "(8) A trust described in paragraph (2) shall file with the bankruptcy court, not later than 60 days after the end of every quarter, a report that shall be made available on the court's public docket and with respect to each such reporting period contains an aggregate list of demands received and an aggregate list of payments made.". 9-Mar-2017
2017 144 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 73 Conyers of Michigan Part B Amendment No. 6 ; An amendment numbered 6 printed in Part B of House Report 115-29 to exempt civil rights actions from the bill's class action provisions. ; Amendment sought to exempt civil rights actions from the bill's class action provisions. 9-Mar-2017
2017 143 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 72 Johnson of Georgia Part B Amendment No. 5 ; An amendment numbered 5 printed in Part B of House Report 115-29 to exempt civil actions alleging fraud. ; Amendment sought to exempt civil actions alleging fraud. 9-Mar-2017
2017 142 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 71 Soto of Florida Part B Amendment No. 4 ; An amendment numbered 4 printed in Part B of House Report 115-29 to strike section 1721 to allow discovery to proceed while motions are pending. ; Amendment sought to strike section 1721 to allow discovery to proceed while motions are pending. 9-Mar-2017
2017 141 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 70 Deutch of Florida Part B Amendment No. 3 ; An amendment numbered 3 printed in Part B of House Report 115-29 to strike the fee determination based on equitable relief provision. ; Amendment sought to strike the fee determination based on equitable relief provision. 9-Mar-2017
2017 140 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 69 Deutch of Florida Part B Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in Part B of House Report 115-29 to strike the provision on conflicts of interest. ; Amendment sought to strike the provision on conflicts of interest. 9-Mar-2017
2016 488 On Passage Stop Settlement Slush Funds Act of 2016 7-Sep-2016
2016 487 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Stop Settlement Slush Funds Act of 2016 7-Sep-2016
2016 486 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 1386 Gosar of Arizona Amendment No. 5 ; An amendment numbered 5 printed in House Report 114-724 to cap settlement payments for attorney fees provided in relation to environmental cases at $125 per hour. ; Amendment sought to cap settlement payments for attorney fees provided in relation to environmental cases at $125 per hour. 7-Sep-2016
2016 485 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 1385 Jackson Lee of Texas Amendment No. 4 ; An amendment numbered 4 printed in House Report 114-724 to exempt settlement agreements that resolves a civil action or potential civil action in relation to sexual harassment, violence, or discrimination in the work place. ; Amendment sought to exempt settlement agreements that resolves a civil action or potential civil action in relation to sexual harassment, violence, or discrimination in the work place. 7-Sep-2016
2016 484 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 1383 Cicilline of Rhode Island Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 114-724 to exempt settlement agreements that strengthen the personal privacy of Americans from the blanket prohibition in this legislation. ; Amendment sought to exempt settlement agreements that strengthen the personal privacy of Americans from the blanket prohibition. 7-Sep-2016
2016 483 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 1382 Conyers of Michigan Amendment No. 1 ; An amendment numbered 1 printed in House Report 114-724 to exempt from the bill any settlement pertaining to discrimination based on race, religion, national origin, or any other protected category. ; Amendment sought to exempt from the bill any settlement pertaining to discrimination based on race, religion, national origin, or any other protected category. 7-Sep-2016
2016 89 On Passage Fraudulent Joinder Prevention Act 25-Feb-2016
2016 88 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Fraudulent Joinder Prevention Act 25-Feb-2016
2016 87 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 945 Cartwright of Pennsylvania Amendment No. 2 ; An amendment No. 2 printed in House Report 114-428 to create a separate exception for plaintiffs seeking compensation resulting from the bad faith of an insurer. ; Amendment sought to create a separate exception for plaintiffs seeking compensation resulting from the bad faith of an insurer. 25-Feb-2016
2016 33 On Passage To amend title 28, United States Code, to improve fairness in class action litigation 8-Jan-2016
2016 32 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions To amend title 28, United States Code, to improve fairness in class action litigation 8-Jan-2016
2016 31 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 904 Nadler of New York Amendment No. 10 ; An amendment No. 10 printed in House Report 114-389 to replace the bill's requirement for asbestos trusts to disclose detailed personal information with aggregate reporting of demands received and payments made by the trusts. ; Amendment sought to replace the bill's requirement for asbestos trusts to disclose detailed personal information with aggregate reporting of demands received and payments made by the trusts. 8-Jan-2016
2016 30 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 903 Jackson Lee of Texas Amendment No. 9 ; An amendment No. 9 printed in House Report 114-389 to provide litigants in a pending class action access to information held in a trust that is directly related to a plaintiff's claim for asbestos exposure. ; Amendment sought to provide litigants in a pending class action access to information held in a trust that is directly related to a plaintiff's claim for asbestos exposure. 8-Jan-2016
2016 29 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 902 Johnson of Georgia Amendment No. 8 ; An amendment No. 8 printed in House Report 114-389 to strike the "scope" and "economic loss" language from the bill. ; Amendment sought to remove the scope and economic loss language from the bill. 8-Jan-2016
2016 28 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 901 Maxine Waters of California Amendment No. 7 ; ; Amendment sought to provide an exception from the provisions of the bill for suits seeking monetary relief from fraudulent institutions of higher education. 8-Jan-2016
2016 27 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 900 Moore of Wisconsin Amendment No. 6 ; ; Amendment sought to provide an exception from the provisions of the bill for pay equity lawsuits arising from the Civil Rights Act or the Equal Pay Act. 8-Jan-2016
2016 26 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 899 Moore of Wisconsin Amendment No. 5 ; ; Amendment sought to provide an exception from the provisions of the bill for suits arising out of the Fair Housing Act or the Equal Credit Opportunity Act. 8-Jan-2016
2016 25 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 898 Deutch of Florida Amendment No. 4 ; ; Amendment sought to provide an exception from the provisions of the bill for any claim brought by a gun owner seeking monetary relief involving the defective design or manufacturing of a firearm. 8-Jan-2016
2016 24 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 897 Conyers of Michigan Amendment No. 3 ; ; Amendment sought to provide an exception from the provisions of the bill for any claim for monetary relief under the Civil Rights Act. 8-Jan-2016
2016 23 On Agreeing to the Amendment HAMDT 895 Cohen of Tennessee Amendment No. 1 ; An amendment numbered 1 printed in House Report 114-389 to make an exception from the bill's required showings for class certification for claims for monetary relief against the perpetrator of a terrorist attack by victims of such attack. ; Amendment sought to provide an exception to the bill's required showing for class certification for any claims brought by the victims of a terrorist attack against the attack's perpetrators. 8-Jan-2016
2015 501 On Passage To amend Rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to improve attorney accountability, and for other purposes. 17-Sep-2015
2015 500 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions To amend Rule 11 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure to improve attorney accountability, and for other purposes. 17-Sep-2015
2014 497 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended To establish the Law School Clinic Certification Program of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and for other purposes. 15-Sep-2014
2014 194 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass Foreign Cultural Exchange Jurisdictional Immunity Clarification Act 6-May-2014
2013 581 On Passage Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2013 14-Nov-2013
2013 580 On Motion to Recommit with Instructions Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2013 14-Nov-2013
2013 572 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass To extend the authority of the Supreme Court Police to protect court officials away from the Supreme Court grounds 12-Nov-2013
2013 571 On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass To amend title 28, United States Code, to modify the composition of the southern judicial district of Mississippi to improve judicial efficiency, and for other purposes 12-Nov-2013