28 U.S.C. § 1445 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 28. Judiciary and Judicial Procedure § 1445. Nonremovable actions

(a)  A civil action in any State court against a railroad or its receivers or trustees, arising under sections 1-4 and 5-10 of the Act of April 22, 1908 ( 45 U.S.C. 51 - 54 , 55 - 60 ), may not be removed to any district court of the United States.

(b)  A civil action in any State court against a carrier or its receivers or trustees to recover damages for delay, loss, or injury of shipments, arising under section 11706 or 14706 of title 49 , may not be removed to any district court of the United States unless the matter in controversy exceeds $10,000, exclusive of interest and costs.

(c)  A civil action in any State court arising under the workmen's compensation laws of such State may not be removed to any district court of the United States.

(d)  A civil action in any State court arising under section 40302 of the Violence Against Women Act of 1994 may not be removed to any district court of the United States.


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