Description: H.Amdt. 281 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)

Amendment requires any product liability action for injury sustained in the United States and that relates to the purchase or use of a product manufactured outside the United States by a foreign manufacturer to be heard by a Federal court and that such court shall have jurisdiction over the manufacturer.

Purpose:

An amendment to provide that the relevant federal court shall have jurisdiction over foreign manufacturers in any product liability action for injuries sustained in the U.S. as a result of using that product.

House Amendment Code:

(A005)

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