Summary: H.R.3808 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/21/2017)

Infrastructure Expansion Act of 2017

This bill precludes absolute liability in any action against a property owner or contractor for projects that are federally owned or operated or are receiving federal financial assistance for infrastructure and transportation development for any injury associated with an elevation- or gravity-related risk occurring on those projects. In any such claim, a state shall apply a liability standard that considers the comparative negligence of the injured person, when such negligence is a proximate cause of an injury.