Jurisdictional legislation introduced in the United States

Congressman Eric Massa has introduced a bill, Judgment Evading Foreign States Accountability Act of 2009, H. R. 2493, 111th Cong., 1st Sess. (2009), that attempts to force sovereign debtors to comply with judicial decision.

For more background information, please see the publications on from American Task Force Argentina (ATFA) and specifically ATFA Press Release, May 20, 2009.

It is rumored that this bill was introduced with support of Vulture Funds.