H.R.808 - For the relief of James B. Stanley.103rd Congress (1993-1994)
Text: H.R.808 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)
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[Congressional Bills 103th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 808 Reported in Senate (RS)] 103d CONGRESS 2d Session H. R. 808 _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES September 22 (legislative day, September 7), 1993 Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary September 28 (legislative day, September 12), 1994 Reported by Mr. Biden, without amendment _______________________________________________________________________ AN ACT For the relief of James B. Stanley. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. APPROPRIATION OF FUNDS. (a) Payment.--The Secretary of the Treasury shall pay, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, $400,577 to James B. Stanley. (b) Basis.--The payment required by subsection (a) shall be to compensate James B. Stanley for the physical, psychological, and economic injuries sustained by him as a result of the administration to him, without his knowledge, of lysergic acid diethylamide by United States Army personnel in 1958. SEC. 2. SATISFACTION OF CLAIMS. The payment made pursuant to section 1(a) shall be in full satisfaction of all claims James B. Stanley may have against the United States for-- (1) the injuries received by him as described in section 1; and (2) for any injuries received by him subsequent to his discharge from the United States Army that are the result of the injuries described in section 1. SEC. 3. INELIGIBILITY FOR ADDITIONAL BENEFITS. James B. Stanley shall not be eligible for any compensation or benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs or the Department of Defense for any injury received by him as described in section 1. SEC. 4. LIMITATION OF ATTORNEYS' OR AGENTS' FEES. It shall be unlawful for an amount of more than 10 per centum of the amount paid pursuant to section 1 to be paid to or received by any attorney or agent of James B. Stanley for any service rendered in connection with the payment made by this Act. Any person who violates this section shall be guilty of an infraction and shall be subject to a fine in the amount provided in title 18, United States Code. Passed the House of Representatives September 21, 1993. Attest: DONNALD K. ANDERSON, Clerk. Calendar No. 689 103d CONGRESS 2d Session H. R. 808 _______________________________________________________________________ AN ACT For the relief of James B. Stanley. _______________________________________________________________________ September 28 (legislative day, September 12), 1994 Reported without amendment