Passed House — Oct 8, 2015
Last Action: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 254 - 173 (Roll no. 544).
Explanation: This bill passed in the House on October 8, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Feb 10, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on February 10, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Nevada
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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2005
Length: 25 pages
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.
2/10/2005--Introduced.Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-Cost, Timely Healthcare Act of 2005 or the HEALTH Act of 2005 - Sets forth provisions regulating lawsuits for health care liability claims concerning the provisions of ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Reported by Committee
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 607 (108th).
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 354”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 2003
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 10, 2005
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 354 — 109th Congress: HEALTH Act of 2005. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s354
“S. 354 — 109th Congress: HEALTH Act of 2005.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s354>
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