Titles: H.R.1115 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)

Short Titles:

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House:

Class Action Fairness Act of 2003

Short Titles as Reported to House:

Class Action Fairness Act of 2003

Short Titles as Introduced:

Class Action Fairness Act of 2003

Official Titles:

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced:

To amend the procedures that apply to consideration of interstate class actions to assure fairer outcomes for class members and defendants, to outlaw certain practices that provide inadequate settlements for class members, to assure that attorneys do not receive a disproportionate amount of settlements at the expense of class members, to provide for clearer and simpler information in class action settlement notices, to assure prompt consideration of interstate class actions, to amend title 28, United States Code, to allow the application of the principles of Federal diversity jurisdiction to interstate class actions, and for other purposes.