H.R.1371 - To amend the Federal tort claims provisions of title 28, United States Code, to repeal the exception for claims arising outside the United States, and for other purposes.106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] (Introduced 04/12/1999)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/25/1999 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Claims. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1371 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/12/1999)
Amends Federal tort claims provisions to repeal the exception from coverage for any claim arising in a foreign country.
Authorizes a Federal officer or employee to bring an action against the United States which is based on the gross negligence of another U.S. officer or employee.