H.R. 2975 (111th): Medical Practice Protection Act of 2009


Jun 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 19, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Campbell III

Representative for California's 48th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2009
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve the medical care by reducing the excessive burden imposed by the civil liability system on the health care delivery system.

Summary (CRS)

6/19/2009--Introduced.Medical Practice Protection Act of 2009 - Sets conditions for lawsuits arising from health care liability claims regarding health care goods or services or any medical product affecting interstate commerce.Sets ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 19, 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. 2975”). 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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Related Bills

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H.R. 1086 (Related)
Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2009

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2009

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