CS/CS/HB 1393: Sovereign Immunity
GENERAL BILL by Judiciary Committee ; Civil Justice Subcommittee ; Artiles ; Nunez ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Plakon
Sovereign Immunity; Provides legislative findings & intent; provides sovereign immunity to certain health care providers affiliated with medical school while providing patient services at public teaching hospital; provides that such health care providers are agents of state & are immune from certain liability for torts; requires contract to provide for indemnification; provides that portion of not-for-profit entity deemed agent of state for purpose of indemnity is also agency of state for purpose of public records laws, etc.
Last Action: 5/4/2011 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 1676 (Ch. 2011-219) -HJ 1111
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• Introduced -HJ 126
• Referred to Civil Justice Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee; Appropriations Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 222
• On Committee agenda-- Civil Justice Subcommittee, 04/01/11, 8:45 am, 404 HOB
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 3 -HJ 416
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Civil Justice Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 413
• Original reference(s) removed: Appropriations Committee
• CS referred to Health and Human Services Committee; Judiciary Committee -HJ 450
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 450
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/13/11, 1:00 pm, Morris Hall
• Favorable by Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 16 NAYS 1 -HJ 645
• Now in Judiciary Committee -HJ 645
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 04/21/11, 11:00 am, 404 HOB
• CS/CS by- Judiciary Committee; YEAS 12 NAYS 1 -HJ 776
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS/CS by Judiciary Committee read 1st time -HJ 774
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 836
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/SB 1676 (Ch. 2011-219) -HJ 1111
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