Product Liability Fairness Act
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Product Liability Fairness Act report of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, together with additional and minority views, on S. 640 by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English


  • Products liability -- United States,
  • Conflict of laws -- Products liability -- United States

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SeriesReport / 102d Congress, 1st session, Senate -- 102-215
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 91 p. ;
Number of Pages91
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14435398M

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