Summary: H.R.4816 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/22/2002)

Genetically Engineered Organism Liability Act of 2002 - States that a biotech company shall be liable, and that the liability may not be waived or avoided, to any party injured by the release of a genetically engineered organism into the environment if the injury results from such genetic engineering.

Defines "biotech company" and "injury" for purposes of this Act.