DC B25-0429 | 2023-2024 | 25th Council


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-1)
Status: Introduced on July 13 2023 - 25% progression
Action: 2023-09-19 - Referred to Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety
Pending: Council Judiciary and Public Safety Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


As introduced Bill 25-429 would prohibit confidentiality agreements and protective orders in civil actions involving defective products or environmental conditions that are likely to cause significant harm, and to allow members of the public to challenge agreements and orders that violate this act.

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Sunshine in Litigation Act of 2023



2023-09-19CouncilReferred to Committee on Judiciary and Public Safety
2023-07-21CouncilNotice of Intent to Act on B25-0429 Published in the DC Register
2023-07-13CouncilIntroduced in Office of the Secretary

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