H.R. 2787 (111th): Medical Liability Procedural Reform Act of 2009


Jun 10, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 10, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Mac Thornberry

Representative for Texas's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2009
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About the bill

Full Title

To provide grants to States for health care tribunals, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/10/2009--Introduced.Medical Liability Procedural Reform Act of 2009 - Authorizes the Attorney General to award grants to states to develop, implement, and evaluate health care tribunals.Defines "health care tribunal" to mean ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 10, 2009

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2787”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 1546 (109th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 12, 2005

H.R. 314 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 18, 2011

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