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 titles are written by its sponsor.
Mar 12, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 13, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Nevada
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Last Updated: Mar 13, 2003
Length: 30 pages
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Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5 (108th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 607 (108th).
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 354 (109th).
S. 607 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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