SB 510 Medical bills; who may identify and provide testimony.
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Summary as passed Senate: (all summaries)

Authenticity and reasonableness of medical bills; presumption; who may identify and provide testimony. Allows a plaintiff's guardian, agent under an advance directive, agent under a power of attorney, or next friend to identify a medical bill and provide testimony on the bill to establish a rebuttable presumption of authenticity and reasonableness of the bill where the court finds the plaintiff is unable to provide such testimony. Current law requires the plaintiff to identify and provide testimony on the bill.

Full text:
01/12/16  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103363D  pdf
02/10/16  Senate: Committee substitute printed 16104489D-S1  pdf

Status:
01/12/16  Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103363D
01/12/16  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/10/16  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (14-Y 0-N)
02/10/16  Senate: Committee substitute printed 16104489D-S1
02/12/16  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/15/16  Senate: Read second time
02/15/16  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/15/16  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 16104489D-S1
02/15/16  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute SB510S1
02/15/16  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/15/16  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/17/16  House: Placed on Calendar
02/17/16  House: Read first time
02/17/16  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
03/08/16  House: Left in Courts of Justice