A bill to restore fairness and reliability to the medical justice system and promote patient safety by fostering alternatives to current medical tort litigation, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Wyoming. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 29, 2005
Length: 20 pages
Jun 29, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 29, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jun 29, 2005
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S. 1337 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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