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.
- Summary (CRS)
4/1/1993--Introduced.Medical Malpractice Liability Reform Act of 1993 - Requires any medical malpractice liability claim to be brought within two years following the time when the alleged injury should have reasonably ...
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Apr 1, 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. 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.
18 cosponsors (15R, 3D)
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Health Security Act
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 23, 1994
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1625 — 103rd Congress: Medical Malpractice Liability Reform Act of 1993. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr1625
“H.R. 1625 — 103rd Congress: Medical Malpractice Liability Reform Act of 1993.” www.GovTrack.us. 1993. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/103/hr1625>
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