for General Lobbying Issue Area: -Marine/MaritimelBoatinglFisheries'H.R. 5503 (Securing Protections for the Injured from Limitations
Liability), to revise laws regarding liability in certain civilactions arising from maritime incidents, and for other purposes.H.R. 5629 (Oil Spill Accountability and Environmental Protection Act
to ensure full recovery from responsibleparties
damages for physical and economic injuries, adverse effects
the environment, and clean up
oil spill pollution, toimprove the safety
vessels and pipelines supporting offshore oil drilling, to ensure that there are adequate response plans toprevent environmental damage from oil spills, and for other purposes.
3345 (Big Oil Polluter Pays Act), to to remove the cap on punitive damages established
the Supreme Court in ExxonShipping Company v. Baker.
Admiralty and Maritime Law Act), to amend the Jones Act and related statutes with respect to the liability
vessel owners and operators for damages.
3663 (Clean Energy Jobs and Oil Company Accountability Act
2010), to promote clean energy jobs and oil companyaccountability, and for other purposes; specific interest in provisions relating to maritime and admiralty laws regarding liability.
Admiralty and Maritime Law Act), to ensure fairness in admiralty and maritime law and for other purposes.