Summary: H.R.1338 — 99th Congress (1985-1986)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/28/1985)

Amends the Federal Tort Claims Act to permit actions to be brought against the United States for money damages for injury, loss of property, or death due to exposure to radiation by a Government contractor carrying out an atomic weapons testing program. Provides for substitution of the United States as defendant if such action is brought against the contractor.