S.620 - Safety Over Arbitration Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI] (Introduced 02/28/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Judiciary|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/28/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.620 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/28/2019)
Safety Over Arbitration Act of 2019
This bill limits the use of mandatory arbitration agreements in disputes involving a hazard to public health or safety.
Specifically, the bill prohibits the use of arbitration to resolve such a dispute unless all parties agree to arbitration in writing after the dispute arises.