NEXT VOTE Tuesday, November 28th at 6:30 p.m.



Vote Series I

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Washington, March 10, 2017 | comments
Soto (D-FL) - Amendment No. 1 - Reinstates the FRCP 11(c)(2) safe harbor provision to allow parties to avoid penalties by withdrawing or correcting the claims within 14 days from when the alleged violation of rule 11(b) becomes known, anytime up until the end of the discovery period - 15 minute vote
Y  181 N  225

Two minute votes on all remaining amendments to H.R. 720

Jackson Lee (D-TX) - Amendment No. 2 - Strikes provision mandating the award of reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs for filing frivolous claims
Y  185 N  225
Conyers (D-MI) - Amendment No. 3 - Exempts from the bill civil actions alleging any violation of a constitutional or civil right
Y  190 N  227
Jeffries (D-NY) - Amendment No. 4 - Exempts actions pertaining to whistleblowers
Y  189 N  229

Ten minutes of MTR debate

Democrat Motion to Recommit – 5 minute vote
Y  186 N  232
Passage of H.R. 720 - Lawsuit Abuse Reduction Act of 2017 – 5 minute vote
Y  230 N  188

These are the last votes of the day

Next Votes: Tuesday, March 14th at 6:30 p.m.

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