Fairness In Asbestos Injury Resolution Act of 2003
B-301397: Sep 4, 2003
- Full Report:
This is in response to a Congressional request that the General Accounting Office prepare a comparison of the program that would be created by S. 1125, the "Fairness In Asbestos Injury Resolution Act of 2003 (FAIR Act)," recently reported in the Senate, and the existing National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program and Black Lung Benefits Program. The Chair, Senate Committee on the Budget, also asked that we comment on the borrowing authority in S. 1125.