HR 394
2-28-11, House Passed Bill (2/3 Required), 402-0
Referred to Senate Committee on the Judiciary


112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 394

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

March 1, 2011

Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary

AN ACT

To amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify the jurisdiction of the Federal courts, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

TITLE I--JURISDICTIONAL IMPROVEMENTS

TITLE II--VENUE AND TRANSFER IMPROVEMENTS

TITLE I--JURISDICTIONAL IMPROVEMENTS

SEC. 101. TREATMENT OF RESIDENT ALIENS.

SEC. 102. CITIZENSHIP OF CORPORATIONS AND INSURANCE COMPANIES WITH FOREIGN CONTACTS.

SEC. 103. REMOVAL AND REMAND PROCEDURES.

`Sec. 1446. Procedure for removal of civil actions'.

`Sec. 1454. Procedure for removal of criminal prosecutions

SEC. 104. EFFECTIVE DATE.

TITLE II--VENUE AND TRANSFER IMPROVEMENTS

SEC. 201. SCOPE AND DEFINITIONS.

`Sec. 1390. Scope

SEC. 202. VENUE GENERALLY.

SEC. 203. REPEAL OF SECTION 1392.

SEC. 204. CHANGE OF VENUE.

SEC. 205. EFFECTIVE DATE.

Passed the House of Representatives February 28, 2011.

Attest:

KAREN L. HAAS,

Clerk.

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