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.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Companion Bill — Passed House
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 218 (112th).
2 cosponsors (2R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.H.R. 5 (identical)
Last Action: Mar 22, 2012S. 1099 (Related)Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2011
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2011
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 218 — 112th Congress: Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s218
“S. 218 — 112th Congress: Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. July 26, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s218>
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