H.R.3633 - Oklahoma City Victims Compensation Act107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Traficant, James A., Jr. [D-OH-17] (Introduced 01/24/2002)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/18/2002 Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Claims. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3633 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)
Oklahoma City Victims Compensation Act - Establishes a program to provide compensation to any individual (or relatives of a deceased individual) who was physically injured or killed as a result of the bombing of the Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on April 19, 1995.
Introduced in House (01/24/2002)
Directs the Attorney General, acting through the Special Master appointed under the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund of 2001, to administer the program, requiring determinations of claims within 120 days and payment within 20 days of determination. States that such determinations are final and not subject to judicial review.
Limits claims to one per injured person or decedent and excludes claimants from pursuing civil action for damages, as specified.
Grants the United States the right of subrogation with respect to any claim paid by the United States under this Act.