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Endangered Species Litigation Reasonableness Act (H.R. 4318)
Full Committee Markup April 30, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C., April 30, 2014 -

Reporting H.R. 4318 Out of Committee (Passed 27-15. View Roll Call Vote)
This bill would prioritize resources towards species protection by placing a reasonable cap on the hourly rate of attorneys fees that may be awarded to prevailing parties and making the ESA consistent with current federal law.

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