HB 1748 Charity health care services; liability protection for administrators.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Charity health care services; liability protection for administrators. Provides that persons who administer, organize, arrange, or promote the rendering of services to patients of certain clinics shall not be liable to patients of such clinics for any civil damages for any act or omission resulting from the rendering of such services unless the act or omission was the result of such persons' or the clinic's gross negligence or willful misconduct. This bill is identical to SB 981.

Full text:
01/08/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101057D  pdf | impact statement
02/08/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17105290D-S1  pdf | impact statement
02/17/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1748ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0415)  pdf

Status:
01/08/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17101057D
01/08/17  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
01/13/17  House: Assigned Courts sub: Civil Law
01/23/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting (10-Y 0-N)
01/27/17  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (21-Y 0-N)
01/31/17  House: Read first time
02/01/17  House: Read second time and engrossed
02/02/17  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/02/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N)
02/03/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/03/17  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/08/17  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice with substitute (12-Y 0-N)
02/08/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17105290D-S1
02/10/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/13/17  Senate: Read third time
02/13/17  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/13/17  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 17105290D-S1
02/13/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1748S1
02/13/17  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/15/17  House: Senate substitute agreed to by House 17105290D-S1 (99-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (99-Y 0-N)
02/17/17  House: Enrolled
02/17/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1748ER)
02/17/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/20/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/21/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/21/17
02/21/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/13/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 415 (effective 7/1/17)
03/13/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0415)