SB0836

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Health Care Malpractice - Awards and Judgments - Periodic Payments

Sponsored by:

Senator Gladden

Status:

In the Senate - First Reading Senate Rules


Synopsis:Requiring periodic payments of specified damages in excess of $1,000,000 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:Senator Gladden
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1114
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Rules
Broad Subject(s):Civil Actions and Procedures
Narrow Subject(s):Arbitration -see also- Mediation
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Damages
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Judgments
Medical Malpractice
Wrongful Death
Statutes:Article - Courts and Judicial Proceedings
(3-2A-10)

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October 24, 2017 1:10 P.M.