H.R.728 - ADA Notification Act108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Foley, Mark [R-FL-16] (Introduced 02/12/2003)|
|Committees:||House - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||03/06/2003 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.728 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
ADA Notification Act - Amends the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 to deny jurisdiction to a court in a civil action for remedies unless the complainant has implemented specified notification procedures that include opportunity for correction of the alleged violation.
Introduced in House (02/12/2003)
States that, if a complainant fails to provide such an opportunity, the court: (1) shall impose an appropriate sanction upon the attorneys involved (notwithstanding the court's lack of jurisdiction to proceed with the action); and (2) may not allow plaintiff's attorneys' fees or costs (including litigation expenses) even if the notification criteria are subsequently met and the civil action proceeds.