H.R. 1625 (103rd): Medical Malpractice Liability Reform Act of 1993

Introduced:

Apr 1, 1993
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 1, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Nancy Johnson

Representative for Connecticut's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 1, 1993
Length: 37 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve access to fair compensation for those injured while receiving medical care and to increase availability of health care services by reducing the costs of both medical malpractice liability premiums and defensive medicine.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 1, 1993
 
Introduced

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. 1625”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
18 cosponsors (15R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

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

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