Description: H.Amdt. 85 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

Amendment in the nature of a substitute sought to delete provisions that place a cap on punitive damages; provide for a cooling off period and alternative dispute resolution procedures; prohibit frivolous class action lawsuits; and impose a duty on plaintiffs to mitigate damages.

Purpose:

An amendment in the nature of a substitute numbered 6 and printed in H. Rept. 106-134 to strike provisions that limit punitive damages; provide a cooling off period and alternative dispute resolution procedures; prohibit frivolous class action lawsuits; and impose a duty on plaintiffs to mitigate damages.

House Amendment Code:

(A006)

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