Summary: H.R.972 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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House agreed to Senate amendment with amendment (11/17/1989)

Increases from $500 to $50,000 the claim amount the Attorney General may settle in any one case arising from a claim for personal injury, death, or damage to, or loss of, privately owned property caused by any investigative or law enforcement officer employed by the Department of Justice acting within the scope of employment. Requires the Attorney General to report annually to the Congress on all such settlements.