H.R.3713 - Equitable Treatment for the Living Victims of Lockerbie Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Holden, Tim [D-PA-17] (Introduced 12/16/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||12/16/2011 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3713 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (12/16/2011)
Equitable Treatment for the Living Victims of Lockerbie Act - Directs the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission to: (1) determine the validity and amount of plaintiff claims for loss of wages and other property in the case Bruce D. Abbott et al. v. Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya, (2) publish notice in the Federal Register of the time within which such claims may be filed, and (3) consider such claims as soon as practicable after filing.
Requires such claims to be paid from the appropriate Treasury fund before any corporate claims are paid from such fund.