PA HB1037 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 37-0)
Status: Introduced on March 31 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-11-27 - Laid on the table
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


An Act amending the act of March 20, 2002 (P.L.154, No.13), known as the Medical Care Availability and Reduction of Error (Mcare) Act, in medical professional liability, further providing for punitive damages.

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In medical professional liability, further providing for punitive damages.


Roll Calls

2017-09-26 - House - House Judiciary: Report Bill As Committed (Y: 14 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-11-27HouseLaid on the table
2017-11-27HouseRemoved from table
2017-09-26HouseLaid on the table
2017-09-26HouseFirst consideration
2017-09-26HouseReported as committed
2017-03-31HouseReferred to JUDICIARY

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