28 U.S. Code CHAPTER 85— DISTRICT COURTS; JURISDICTION

  1. § 1330. Actions against foreign states
  2. § 1331. Federal question
  3. § 1332. Diversity of citizenship; amount in controversy; costs
  4. § 1333. Admiralty, maritime and prize cases
  5. § 1334. Bankruptcy cases and proceedings
  6. § 1335. Interpleader
  7. § 1336. Surface Transportation Board’s orders
  8. § 1337. Commerce and antitrust regulations; amount in controversy, costs
  9. § 1338. Patents, plant variety protection, copyrights, mask works, designs, trademarks, and unfair competition
  10. § 1339. Postal matters
  11. § 1340. Internal revenue; customs duties
  12. § 1341. Taxes by States
  13. § 1342. Rate orders of State agencies
  14. § 1343. Civil rights and elective franchise
  15. § 1344. Election disputes
  16. § 1345. United States as plaintiff
  17. § 1346. United States as defendant
  18. § 1347. Partition action where United States is joint tenant
  19. § 1348. Banking association as party
  20. § 1349. Corporation organized under federal law as party
  21. § 1350. Alien’s action for tort
  22. § 1351. Consuls, vice consuls, and members of a diplomatic mission as defendant
  23. § 1352. Bonds executed under federal law
  24. § 1353. Indian allotments
  25. § 1354. Land grants from different states
  26. § 1355. Fine, penalty or forfeiture
  27. § 1356. Seizures not within admiralty and maritime jurisdiction
  28. § 1357. Injuries under Federal laws
  29. § 1358. Eminent domain
  30. § 1359. Parties collusively joined or made
  31. § 1360. State civil jurisdiction in actions to which Indians are parties
  32. § 1361. Action to compel an officer of the United States to perform his duty
  33. § 1362. Indian tribes
  34. § 1363. Jurors’ employment rights
  35. § 1364. Direct actions against insurers of members of diplomatic missions and their families
  36. § 1365. Senate actions
  37. § 1366. Construction of references to laws of the United States or Acts of Congress
  38. § 1367. Supplemental jurisdiction
  39. § 1368. Counterclaims in unfair practices in international trade.
  40. § 1369. Multiparty, multiforum jurisdiction
Amendments

2002—Pub. L. 107–273, div. C, title I, § 11020(b)(1)(B), Nov. 2, 2002, 116 Stat. 1827, added item 1369.

1999—Pub. L. 106–113, div. B, § 1000(a)(9) [title III, § 3009(2)], Nov. 29, 1999, 113 Stat. 1536, 1501A–552, substituted “trademarks” for “trade-marks” in item 1338.

1998—Pub. L. 105–304, title V, § 503(b)(2)(B), Oct. 28, 1998, 112 Stat. 2917, inserted “designs,” after “mask works,” in item 1338.

1995—Pub. L. 104–88, title III, § 305(a)(4), Dec. 29, 1995, 109 Stat. 944, substituted “Surface Transportation Board’s” for “Interstate Commerce Commission’s” in item 1336.

1994—Pub. L. 103–465, title III, § 321(b)(3)(B), Dec. 8, 1994, 108 Stat. 4947, added item 1368.

1990—Pub. L. 101–650, title III, § 310(b), Dec. 1, 1990, 104 Stat. 5114, added item 1367.

1988—Pub. L. 100–702, title X, § 1020(a)(7), Nov. 19, 1988, 102 Stat. 4672, substituted “Actions” for “Action” in item 1330, inserted a period after “question” in item 1331, substituted “plant variety protection, copyrights, mask works, trade-marks,” for “copyrights, and trade-marks” in item 1338, and inserted “and elective franchise” in item 1343.

1986—Pub. L. 99–336, § 6(a)(1)(A), June 19, 1986, 100 Stat. 638, renumbered item 1364 “Senate actions” and item 1364 “Construction of references to laws of the United States or Acts of Congress” as items 1365 and 1366, respectively.

1984—Pub. L. 98–353, title I, § 101(b), July 10, 1984, 98 Stat. 333, substituted “cases” for “matters” in item 1334.

1980—Pub. L. 96–486, § 2(b), Dec. 1, 1980, 94 Stat. 2369, struck out “; amount in controversy; costs.” after “question” in item 1331.

1978—Pub. L. 95–598, title II, § 238(b), Nov. 6, 1978, 92 Stat. 2668, directed the substitution of “Bankruptcy appeals” for “Bankruptcy matters and proceedings” in item 1334, which amendment did not become effective pursuant to section 402(b) of Pub. L. 95–598, as amended, set out as an Effective Date note preceding section 101 of Title 11, Bankruptcy.

Pub. L. 95–572, § 6(b)(2), Nov. 2, 1978, 92 Stat. 2457, added item 1363 and redesignated former item 1363 “Construction of references to laws of the United States or Acts of Congress”, as 1364.

Pub. L. 95–521, title VII, § 705(f)(2), Oct. 26, 1978, 92 Stat. 1880, added item 1364 “Senate actions”.

Pub. L. 95–486, § 9(c), Oct. 20, 1978, 92 Stat. 1634, substituted “Commerce and antitrust regulations; amount in controversy, costs” for “Commerce and antitrust regulations” in item 1337.

Pub. L. 95–393, §§ 7(b), 8(a)(2), Sept. 30, 1978, 92 Stat. 810, substituted “Consuls, vice consuls, and members of a diplomatic mission as defendant” for “Consuls and vice consuls as defendants” in item 1351 and added item 1364 “Direct actions against insurers of members of diplomatic missions and their families”.

1976—Pub. L. 94–583, § 2(b), Oct. 21, 1976, 90 Stat. 2891, added item 1330.

1970—Pub. L. 91–358, title I, § 172(c)(2), July 29, 1970, 84 Stat. 591, added item 1363.

1966—Pub. L. 89–635, § 2, Oct. 10, 1966, 80 Stat. 880, added item 1362.

1962—Pub. L. 87–748, § 1(b), Oct. 5, 1962, 76 Stat. 744, added item 1361.

1958—Pub. L. 85–554, § 4, July 25, 1958, 72 Stat. 415, inserted “costs” in items 1331 and 1332.

1953—Act Aug. 15, 1953, ch. 505, § 3, 67 Stat. 589, added item 1360.