HB 739: Compensation for Personal Injury or Wrongful Death Arising from Medical Injury
GENERAL BILL by Brodeur
Compensation for Personal Injury or Wrongful Death Arising from Medical Injury; Provides exclusive remedy for personal injury or wrongful death arising out of medical injury; provides exceptions; creates Patient Compensation System; provides for various offices & committees; provides for independent medical review panels; prohibits certain conflicts of interest; provides process for filing application; provides for disposition of application; provides for determination of compensation when there is sufficient proof of medical injury; provides that compensation shall be offset by any past & future collateral source payments; provides for determinations of malpractice for purposes of specified constitutional provision; provides for review of appeals by administrative law judge; requires annual contributions from specified providers; provides for provider opt out option; requires annual report.
Last Action: 5/2/2014 House - Died in Judiciary Committee
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Judiciary Committee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 63
• Introduced -HJ 63
• On Committee agenda-- Judiciary Committee, 03/17/14, 3:00 pm, Sumner Hall --Workshopped
• Died in Judiciary Committee
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