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Short Titles as Introduced

Nationwide Injunction Abuse Prevention Act of 2019

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 28, United States Code, to limit the authority of district courts to provide injunctive relief, and for other purposes.

Actions Overview (1)

09/11/2019Introduced in House

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09/11/2019Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
09/11/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (4)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] 09/17/2019
Rep. Mooney, Alexander X. [R-WV-2] 09/24/2019
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5] 09/26/2019
Rep. Rose, John W. [R-TN-6] 10/16/2019

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House Judiciary09/11/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in House (09/11/2019)

Nationwide Injunction Abuse Prevention Act of 2019

This bill limits the authority of federal district courts to issue injunctions.

Specifically, it prohibits a district court from issuing an injunction unless the injunction applies only to one of the following:

  • the parties to the case before that district court, or
  • the federal district in which the injunction is issued.