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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Last Action: Mar 22, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2011
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The “S.” in “S. 218” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. 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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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. May 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s218>
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