FL H7077 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Failed on May 3 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-05-03 - Died in Health and Human Services Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Creates an optional communication & resolution program; establishes criteria; provides that certain documents & communications are confidential; specifies that patient waives right to bring medical malpractice action under limited circumstances; provides access to medical information presuit process; provides for waiver of physician-patient privilege; provides for review of records & interviews with treating physicians; provides for calculation of medical damages; specifies that certain contracts are not subject to discovery or disclosure in certain actions; limits amount of damages in certain actions involving liens or subrogation claims by certain payors.

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Title

Medical Malpractice

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2019-05-03HouseDied in Health and Human Services Committee
2019-05-03HouseIndefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
2019-03-18HouseReferred to Health and Human Services Committee; Judiciary Committee
2019-03-15HouseIntroduced
2019-03-15HouseFiled

Same As/Similar To

S80 (Similar To) 2019-05-03 - Died in Judiciary

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
456057Amended CodeSee Bill Text
7661035Amended CodeSee Bill Text
766106Amended CodeSee Bill Text
766118Amended CodeSee Bill Text
7661181Amended CodeSee Bill Text

Florida State Sources


Bill Comments

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