2013 Regular Session



Health Care Malpractice - Awards and Judgments - Periodic Payments

Sponsored by:

Delegate Mitchell


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Judiciary; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring periodic payments of specified damages in excess of $1,500,000 for specified health care malpractice causes of action under specified circumstances; establishing procedures and requirements relating to periodic payments and annuities for funding periodic payments; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Mitchell, Dumais, Carter, Frank, Frush, Gaines, Haddaway-Riccio, McComas, McDermott, McIntosh, Morhaim, Rosenberg, Stocksdale, Szeliga, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0836
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Judiciary  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Arbitration -see also- Mediation
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Medical Malpractice
Wrongful Death
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings

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October 24, 2017 1:05 P.M.