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H.R. 1192 (103rd): Savings Through Health Protocols and Malpractice Reform Act of 1993

To provide for uniformity of quality and a substantial reduction in the overall costs of health care in the United States through the development of diagnostic and treatment protocols and the implementation of the protocols in the program under title XVIII of the Social Security Act, the imposition of limitations on the amount of damages that may be paid in a health care liability action, and the mandatory establishment by States of alternative dispute resolution systems to resolve health care liability claims, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Duncan Hunter

Sponsor. Representative for California's 52nd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 3, 1993
Length: 24 pages

Mar 3, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 3, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mar 3, 1993

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H.R. 1192 (103rd) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 103rd Congress, which met from Jan 5, 1993 to Dec 1, 1994. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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