House Sets Clock On Bill To Mellow Law Behind Gibson Raid

Law360, New York (July 16, 2012, 10:20 PM EDT) -- The House Rules Committee set an amendment deadline Monday for a bill to rein in 2008 amendments that broadened a wildlife and plant protection law that was the basis for a raid on Gibson Guitar Corp. last August, a sign the legislation may move forward soon.

The Committee gave lawmakers that want to offer an amendment to the Retailers and Entertainers Lacey Implementation and Enforcement Fairness Act, referred to as the RELIEF Act, HR 3210, until Friday morning to submit electronic and hard copies of any...
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