New Cosponsor — Feb 27, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Pete Olson [R-TX22]
The bill now has 17 cosponsors (9 Democrats, 8 Republicans).
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Apr 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 10, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 10, 2013
Length: 3 pages
To prevent certain Federal health care laws from establishing health care provider standards of care in medical malpractice cases, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1473”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1473 — 113th Congress: Standard of Care Protection Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1473
“H.R. 1473 — 113th Congress: Standard of Care Protection Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1473>
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