Jan 5, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 5, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 47th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 2, 1993
Length: 8 pages
About the bill
To reform the health care system by restoring the full tax deductibility of medical expenses; eliminating incentives for abusive litigation against hospitals, doctors, nurses, and health care providers; abolishing noneconomic damages in medical care liability actions; and redirecting punitive damages to community hospitals that care for the indigent.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Updated bill text was published as of Introduced.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 144 — 103rd Congress: Health Care Cost Containment Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr144
“H.R. 144 — 103rd Congress: Health Care Cost Containment Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 1993. August 24, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr144>
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