HR 592

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 592

To amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 9, 2011

Mr. NADLER introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary


A BILL

To amend chapter 111 of title 28, United States Code, relating to protective orders, sealing of cases, disclosures of discovery information in civil actions, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. RESTRICTIONS ON PROTECTIVE ORDERS AND SEALING OF CASES AND SETTLEMENTS.

`Sec. 1660. Restrictions on protective orders and sealing of cases and settlements

SEC. 3. EFFECTIVE DATE.

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