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Civil Actions - Noneconomic Damages - Catastrophic Injury

Sponsored by:

Delegate Carter


In the House - Hearing 3/02 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Altering the maximum amount of noneconomic damages that may be recovered in health care malpractice and other civil actions for a catastrophic injury under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Carter and Sydnor
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0574
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0479 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Arbitration -see also- Mediation
Blind Persons
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Death -see also- Advance Medical Directives; Wrongful Death
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Judicial Review -see also- Appeals
Liability -see also- Good Samaritan
Medical Malpractice
Negligence -see also- Medical Malpractice
Wrongful Death
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(11-108, 3-2A-09)

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October 24, 2017 5:03 P.M.