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Titles (7)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

FAIR Act
Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act

Short Titles as Reported to House

FAIR Act
Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act

Short Titles as Introduced

FAIR Act
Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 9 of the United States Code with respect to arbitration.


Actions Overview (3)

Date
09/20/2019Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by recorded vote: 225 - 186 (Roll no. 540).(text: CR H7848-7849)
09/13/2019Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 116-204.
02/28/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (27)

Date Chamber
09/24/2019SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary.
09/20/2019-11:07amHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/20/2019-11:07amHouseOn passage Passed by recorded vote: 225 - 186 (Roll no. 540). (text: CR H7848-7849)
09/20/2019-10:59amHouseThe previous question was ordered pursuant to the rule.
09/20/2019-10:58amHouseThe House rose from the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union to report H.R. 1423.
09/20/2019-10:58amHouseH.Amdt.621 On agreeing to the Jordan amendment (A001) Failed by recorded vote: 161 - 253 (Roll no. 539).
09/20/2019-10:25amHouseH.Amdt.622 On agreeing to the Fletcher amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.
09/20/2019-10:19amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Fletcher amendment No. 2.
09/20/2019-10:18amHouseH.Amdt.622 Amendment (A002) offered by Mrs. Fletcher. (consideration: CR H7850-7851; text: CR H7850)
09/20/2019-10:18amHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the Jordan amendment, the Chair put the question on the amendment and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. Jordan demanded a recorded vote and the Chair postponed further proceedings on agreeing to the amendment until a time to be announced.
09/20/2019-10:10amHouseDEBATE - Pursuant to the provisions of H.Res. 558, the Committee of the Whole proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the Jordan amendment No. 1.
09/20/2019-10:10amHouseH.Amdt.621 Amendment (A001) offered by Mr. Jordan. (consideration: CR H7849-7850, H7851-7852; text: CR H7849)
09/20/2019-9:12amHouseGENERAL DEBATE - The Committee of the Whole proceeded with one hour of general debate on H.R. 1423.
09/20/2019-9:12amHouseThe Speaker designated the Honorable Lauren Underwood to act as Chairwoman of the Committee.
09/20/2019-9:12amHouseHouse resolved itself into the Committee of the Whole House on the state of the Union pursuant to H. Res. 558 and Rule XVIII.
09/20/2019-9:12amHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 1423 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. The resolution waives the requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII for a two-thirds vote to consider a report from the Committee on Rules on the same day it is presented to the House with respect to any resolution reported through the legislative day of September 20, 2019, relating to a measure making or continuing appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020. The resolution provides that it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of September 19, 2019, or September 20, 2019, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules.
09/20/2019-9:11amHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 558. (consideration: CR H7840-7853)
09/18/2019-1:52pmHouseRule H. Res. 558 passed House.
09/17/2019-6:55pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 558 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1423 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. Specified amendments are in order. The resolution waives the requirement of clause 6(a) of rule XIII for a two-thirds vote to consider a report from the Committee on Rules on the same day it is presented to the House with respect to any resolution reported through the legislative day of September 20, 2019, relating to a measure making or continuing appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2020. The resolution provides that it shall be in order at any time on the legislative day of September 19, 2019, or September 20, 2019, for the Speaker to entertain motions that the House suspend the rules.
09/13/2019HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 161.
09/13/2019HouseReported (Amended) by the Committee on Judiciary. H. Rept. 116-204.
09/10/2019HouseOrdered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 22 - 14.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
09/10/2019HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
09/10/2019HouseSubcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law Discharged.
04/08/2019HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
02/28/2019HouseReferred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
02/28/2019HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (222)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Beyer, Donald S., Jr. [D-VA-8]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D-PA-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Brindisi, Anthony [D-NY-22]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Brown, Anthony G. [D-MD-4]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Carbajal, Salud O. [D-CA-24]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-8]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Casten, Sean [D-IL-6]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Cisneros, Gilbert Ray, Jr. [D-CA-39]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Clark, Katherine M. [D-MA-5]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Cunningham, Joe [D-SC-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7]* 02/28/2019
Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-WA-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Delgado, Antonio [D-NY-19]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-22]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-18]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Escobar, Veronica [D-TX-16]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-18]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY-13]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Evans, Dwight [D-PA-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Frankel, Lois [D-FL-21]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Garcia, Jesus G. [D-IL-4]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Garcia, Sylvia R. [D-TX-29]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Golden, Jared F. [D-ME-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Gomez, Jimmy [D-CA-34]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Haaland, Debra A. [D-NM-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Harder, Josh [D-CA-10]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Hill, Katie [D-CA-25]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Horn, Kendra S. [D-OK-5]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Horsford, Steven [D-NV-4]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Huffman, Jared [D-CA-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA-7]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Jeffries, Hakeem S. [D-NY-8]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Kim, Andy [D-NJ-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Kirkpatrick, Ann [D-AZ-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Krishnamoorthi, Raja [D-IL-8]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lawrence, Brenda L. [D-MI-14]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lee, Susie [D-NV-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Levin, Andy [D-MI-9]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Levin, Mike [D-CA-49]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Luria, Elaine G. [D-VA-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lynch, Stephen F. [D-MA-8]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12]* 02/28/2019
Rep. McBath, Lucy [D-GA-6]* 02/28/2019
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4]* 02/28/2019
Rep. McEachin, A. Donald [D-VA-4]* 02/28/2019
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. McNerney, Jerry [D-CA-9]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Meng, Grace [D-NY-6]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Mucarsel-Powell, Debbie [D-FL-26]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-10]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Napolitano, Grace F. [D-CA-32]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Neguse, Joe [D-CO-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, Alexandria [D-NY-14]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Omar, Ilhan [D-MN-5]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Panetta, Jimmy [D-CA-20]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Pappas, Chris [D-NH-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Porter, Katie [D-CA-45]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Pressley, Ayanna [D-MA-7]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Richmond, Cedric L. [D-LA-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Rose, Max [D-NY-11]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Rouda, Harley [D-CA-48]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-40]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-38]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-15]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-30]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Speier, Jackie [D-CA-14]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-CA-15]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Takano, Mark [D-CA-41]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Tlaib, Rashida [D-MI-13]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Trahan, Lori [D-MA-3]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Van Drew, Jefferson [D-NJ-2]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Visclosky, Peter J. [D-IN-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Waters, Maxine [D-CA-43]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Watson Coleman, Bonnie [D-NJ-12]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Wild, Susan [D-PA-7]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Finkenauer, Abby [D-IA-1]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Fudge, Marcia L. [D-OH-11]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lawson, Al, Jr. [D-FL-5]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Demings, Val Butler [D-FL-10]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Payne, Donald M., Jr. [D-NJ-10]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho [D-MP-At Large]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Khanna, Ro [D-CA-17]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Dean, Madeleine [D-PA-4]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Hayes, Jahana [D-CT-5]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-35]* 02/28/2019
Rep. Torres, Norma J. [D-CA-35] 03/07/2019
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-CA-53] 03/07/2019
Rep. Craig, Angie [D-MN-2] 03/07/2019
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-CA-31] 03/07/2019
Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-27] 03/07/2019
Rep. Slotkin, Elissa [D-MI-8] 03/07/2019
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 03/07/2019
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 03/07/2019
Rep. Crow, Jason [D-CO-6] 03/11/2019
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] 03/12/2019
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7] 03/12/2019
Rep. Axne, Cynthia [D-IA-3] 03/12/2019
Rep. Heck, Denny [D-WA-10] 03/14/2019
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2] 03/21/2019
Rep. Allred, Colin Z. [D-TX-32] 03/21/2019
Rep. Adams, Alma S. [D-NC-12] 03/21/2019
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3] 03/21/2019
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] 03/21/2019
Rep. Scanlon, Mary Gay [D-PA-5] 03/21/2019
Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11] 03/21/2019
Rep. Malinowski, Tom [D-NJ-7] 03/21/2019
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 03/21/2019
Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large] 03/25/2019
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] 03/25/2019
Rep. Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO-5] 03/27/2019
Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11] 04/08/2019
Rep. Kelly, Robin L. [D-IL-2] 04/08/2019
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 04/08/2019
Rep. Norcross, Donald [D-NJ-1] 04/08/2019
Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] 04/08/2019
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-28] 04/08/2019
Rep. Shalala, Donna E. [D-FL-27] 04/08/2019
Rep. Spanberger, Abigail Davis [D-VA-7] 04/08/2019
Rep. Suozzi, Thomas R. [D-NY-3] 04/08/2019
Rep. Titus, Dina [D-NV-1] 04/08/2019
Rep. Wexton, Jennifer [D-VA-10] 04/08/2019
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-17] 04/08/2019
Rep. Sherrill, Mikie [D-NJ-11] 04/10/2019
Rep. Himes, James A. [D-CT-4] 04/15/2019
Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10] 04/15/2019
Rep. Schrier, Kim [D-WA-8] 04/29/2019
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] 04/29/2019
Rep. Veasey, Marc A. [D-TX-33] 05/03/2019
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 05/10/2019
Rep. Butterfield, G. K. [D-NC-1] 05/10/2019
Rep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6] 05/10/2019
Rep. Fletcher, Lizzie [D-TX-7] 05/10/2019
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 05/10/2019
Rep. Larson, John B. [D-CT-1] 05/10/2019
Rep. Castro, Joaquin [D-TX-20] 05/10/2019
Rep. Matsui, Doris O. [D-CA-6] 05/15/2019
Rep. O'Halleran, Tom [D-AZ-1] 05/15/2019
Rep. Crist, Charlie [D-FL-13] 05/15/2019
Rep. Phillips, Dean [D-MN-3] 05/15/2019
Rep. Trone, David J. [D-MD-6] 05/17/2019
Rep. Morelle, Joseph D. [D-NY-25] 05/17/2019
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-MA-6] 05/17/2019
Rep. Stanton, Greg [D-AZ-9] 05/20/2019
Rep. Davids, Sharice [D-KS-3] 05/20/2019
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 05/21/2019
Rep. Lamb, Conor [D-PA-17] 05/22/2019
Rep. Houlahan, Chrissy [D-PA-6] 05/23/2019
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-1] 05/30/2019
Rep. Keating, William R. [D-MA-9] 05/30/2019
Rep. Schrader, Kurt [D-OR-5] 06/03/2019
Rep. Underwood, Lauren [D-IL-14] 06/13/2019
Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] 06/27/2019
Rep. Stevens, Haley M. [D-MI-11] 07/24/2019
Rep. Gaetz, Matt [R-FL-1] 07/30/2019
Rep. Torres Small, Xochitl [D-NM-2] 09/09/2019
Rep. Costa, Jim [D-CA-16] 09/09/2019
Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17] 09/09/2019
Rep. Gottheimer, Josh [D-NJ-5] 09/10/2019
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] 09/10/2019
Rep. Vargas, Juan [D-CA-51] 09/10/2019

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary02/28/2019 Referred to
09/10/2019 Markup by
09/13/2019 Reported by H. Rept. 116-204
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial, and Administrative Law04/08/2019 Referred to
09/10/2019 Discharged from
Senate Judiciary09/24/2019 Referred to

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Latest Summary (3)

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Shown Here:
Passed House (09/20/2019)

Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal Act or the FAIR Act

This bill prohibits a predispute arbitration agreement from being valid or enforceable if it requires arbitration of an employment, consumer, antitrust, or civil rights dispute.