SB 1402: Damages for Medical or Health Care Services
GENERAL BILL by Stargel
Damages for Medical or Health Care Services; Limiting recovery of damages for medical or health care services to amounts actually paid if no balance to the provider is outstanding; requiring medical or health care services to be medically necessary in order to be recoverable; providing that a patient is not liable for payment of a procedure that is medically unnecessary and nonpayment may be asserted as an affirmative defense in any action to recover damages; providing for reduction of awards under specified provisions, etc.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Judiciary (JU)
- Health Policy (HP)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Judiciary; Health Policy; Rules -SJ 159
• Introduced -SJ 159
• Died in Judiciary
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