S. 607 (108th): HEALTH Act of 2003

Introduced:

Mar 12, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 13, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Ensign

Senator from Nevada

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2003
Length: 30 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 12, 2003
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 13, 2003
 
Reported by Committee

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Details

Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (7R) (show)
Votes

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 354 (109th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 10, 2005

H.R. 5 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Mar 13, 2003

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