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


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.


Duncan Hunter

Representative for California's 52nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 3, 1993
Length: 24 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

Summary (CRS)

3/3/1993--Introduced.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Development and Implementation of Diagnostic and Treatment Protocols Title II: Medical Malpractice Liability Reform Savings Through Health Protocols and Malpractice Reform Act of 1993TitleI - ... Read more >

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Mar 3, 1993

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1192”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (4R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 3600 (Related)
Health Security Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 23, 1994

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