H.R. 3857 (102nd): Medical Injury Compensation Fairness Act of 1991


Nov 21, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 21, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John “Alex” McMillan

Representative for North Carolina's 9th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To provide for medical injury compensation reform for health care provided under the Social Security Act and other Federal health programs, to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to implement like reforms in employer-provided health plans, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Medical Injury Compensation Fairness Act of 1991 - Deems any person accepting or providing health care which is to be paid for, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 21, 1991

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3857”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (6R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1989 (103rd) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 5, 1993

S. 1232 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 6, 1991

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