S. 354 (109th): HEALTH Act of 2005

Introduced:

Feb 10, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 10, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

John Ensign

Senator from Nevada

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2005
Length: 25 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

Feb 10, 2005
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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S. 607 (108th) was a previous version of this bill.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 2003

S. 367 (Related)
Pregnancy and Trauma Care Access Protection Act of 2005

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 10, 2005

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