MD SB45 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 9 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-01-23 - Hearing 1/23 at 2:00 p.m.
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Hearing: Jan 23 @ 2:00 pm Senate Hearing
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Altering the settlement provision required to be included in policies of health care malpractice insurance to clarify that the insurer is authorized, without restriction, to negotiate and effect a compromise of claims unless the settlement amount exceeds the limits of the insurer's liability.

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Title

Health Care Provider Malpractice Insurance - Authorization to Settle - Clarification

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-01-23SenateHearing 1/23 at 2:00 p.m.
2019-01-09SenateFirst Reading Finance
2018-10-15SenatePre-filed

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