The Feres Doctrine; an Examination of this Military Exception to the Federal Tort Claims Act.
Full Committee Hearing

Full Committee
Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2002
Time: 02:00 PM

There was no video broadcast for this event.

Member Statements


  1. Senator Patrick Leahy (D - VT)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. The Honorable Paul Harris
    Deputy Associate Attorney General
    United States Department of Justice
    Washington , DC
  2. Rear Admiral Christopher E. Weaver
    Rear Admiral and Commandant
    United States Navy
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Maj. Gen. John Altenberg
    Major General, Retired and
    Assistant Judge Advocate General, United States Army
    Washington , DC
  2. Mr. Daniel Joseph
    Counsel
    Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, LLP
    Washington , DC
  3. Mr. Eugene Fidell
    Counsel
    Feldesman, Tucker, Leifer, Fidell, & Bank, LLP
    Washington , DC
  4. Ms. Bonnie O'Neill
    Kingston , PA
  5. Maj. Gen. Nolan Sklute
    Major General, Retired and
    Judge Advocate General, United States Air Force
    North Bethesda , MD