SB 1240: Damages Recoverable for Cost of Medical or Health Care Services
GENERAL BILL by Richter
Damages Recoverable for Cost of Medical or Health Care Services; Providing for the calculation of an award of damages for certain medical or health care services paid or owed by a claimant or a governmental or commercial insurance payor, subject to certain restrictions; providing that the amount of a lien or subrogation claim asserted by Medicaid, Medicare, or a payor regulated under the Florida Insurance Code for certain past medical expenses, in addition to the amount of copayments or deductibles payable by the claimant, is the maximum amount recoverable and admissible into evidence under certain circumstances, etc.
Last Action: 5/1/2015 Senate - Died in Judiciary
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Judiciary (JU)
- Banking and Insurance (BI)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Judiciary; Banking and Insurance; Rules -SJ 120
• Introduced -SJ 120
• Died in Judiciary
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