Federal Tort Claims Act Amendment (P.L. 89-506)

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Public Law | Bills | Reports | Hearings and Related Documents | Debates | Presidential Statements

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Public Law
P.L.89-506, 80 Stat. 306 (1966)
Bills
H.R. 13650, Read twice and referred June 7, 1966
H.R. 13650, Reported by Mr. Ervin, without amendment June 24, 1966
S. 3162, Introduced April 1, 1966
Reports
House Report 89-1532, Amending the Federal Tort Claims Act to Authorize Increased Agency Consideration of Tort Claims Against the Government, and For Other Purposes, to accompany H.R. 13650, May 16, 1966
Senate Report 89-1327, Increased Agency Consideration of Tort Claims Against the Government, to accompany H.R. 13650, June 24, 1966
Hearings and Related Documents
Improvement of Procedures in Claims Settlement and Government Litigation, hearing before Subcommittee No. 2 of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, 89th Congress, on H.R. 13650, H.R. 13651, H.R. 13652, and H.R. 14182, April 6, 1966
Debates
Amending the Federal Tort Claims Act to Authorize Increased Agency Consideration of Tort Claims Against the Government, and for Other Purposes, Congressional Record 12258 June 6, 1966
Collection of Claims of the United States, Congressional Record 12260 June 6, 1966
Judgments for Costs Against the United States, Congressional Record 14375 June 27, 1966
Increased Agency Consideration of Tort Claims Against the Government, Congressional Record 14376 June 27, 1966
Statute of Limitations for Certain Actions Brought By the Government, Congressional Record 14378 June 27, 1966
Presidential Statements
Disposition of Claims By or Against the Government, Statement By the President Upon Signing Four Bills Providing For More Fair And Equitable Procedures, Administration of Lyndon B. Johnson, July 19, 1966
Updated July 10, 2015