H. R. 3003
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
May 23, 2019
Ms. Norton introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the maximum limit on the number of special masters allowed in the United States Court of Federal Claims, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program Improvement Act of 2019.
Increase in maximum limit on number of special masters allowed in United States Court of Federal Claims
Section 2112(c)(1) of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300aa–12(c)(1)) is amended by striking
not more than 8 special masters and inserting
not more than 16 special masters.