H.R. 1473 (113th): Standard of Care Protection Act of 2013


Apr 10, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 10, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Phil Gingrey

Representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district



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Last Updated: Apr 10, 2013
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About the bill

Full Title

To prevent certain Federal health care laws from establishing health care provider standards of care in medical malpractice cases, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/10/2013--Introduced.Standard of Care Protection Act of 2013 - Declares that the development, recognition, or implementation of any guideline or other standard under any provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 10, 2013

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.


17 cosponsors (9D, 8R) (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.

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