July 8, 2004

Class Action Reform Stalled Again

The Associated Press reports that the Class Action Fairness Act will not be voted on in the U.S. Senate this legislative year, becoming the "victim of election-year skirmishing between the two parties." Proponents of the bill were unable to get enough votes to invoke cloture today after Senate Majority Bill Frist (R.-Tenn.) refused to allow consideration of various unrelated amendments.

Posted by Lyle Roberts at July 8, 2004 8:15 PM | TrackBack
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