S.5 - Class Action Fairness Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
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From the Congressional Record, Volume 151 (2005)
[History of Bills, Volume 151 (2005)] [From the U.S. Government Publishing Office, www.gpo.gov] ------------------------------------------------------ S. 5--A bill to amend the procedures that apply to consideration of interstate class actions to assure fairer outcomes for class members and defendants, and for other purposes; to the Committee on the Judiciary. By Mr. GRASSLEY (for himself, Mr. Kohl, Mr. Hatch, Mr. Carper, Mr. Frist, Mr. Chafee, Mr. Dodd, Mrs. Feinstein, Mr. Hagel, Mr. Kyl, Ms. Landrieu, Mrs. Lincoln, Mr. Lugar, Mr. McConnell, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Thune, Mr. Vitter, Mr. Voinovich, Mr. Lott, Mr. Alexander, Ms. Snowe, Mr. Sessions, Mr. DeMint, Mr. Lieberman, Mr. Martinez, and Mr. Ensign), S435 [25JA] Cosponsors added, S575 [26JA], S648 [31JA], S979 [3FE], S1050 [7FE], S1199 [9FE], S1261 [10FE] Reported (S. Rept. 109-14), S978 [3FE] Debated, S999 [7FE], S1076 [8FE], S1157 [9FE], S1225 [10FE] Amendments, S1101, S1110, S1142 [8FE], S1157, S1165, S1166, S1184, S1215, S1216 [9FE] Passed Senate, S1249 [10FE] Text, S1249 [10FE] Message from the Senate, H585 [14FE] Provided for consideration (H. Res. 98), H627 [15FE] Debated, H723 [17FE] Text, H723 [17FE] Amendments, H743 [17FE] Passed House, H755 [17FE] Examined and signed in the House, H789 [17FE] Message from the House, S1610 [17FE] Examined and signed in the Senate, S1610 [17FE] Presented to the President (February 17, 2005), S1611 [17FE] Reported (S. Rept. 109-14), S1794 [28FE] Approved [Public Law 109-2] (signed February 18, 2005)