SB 1065 Hospital and doctors' liens.
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Summary:
Civil procedure; lien against person whose negligence causes injury. Increases from $1,500 to $ 2,000 the maximum amount of a lien that a hospital may have against an injured person's recovery from a tortfeasor who negligently injured the person who then received medical treatment at the hospital. The bill also increases from $300 to $500 the maximum amount of a lien that each doctor, nurse or physical therapist may have against the recovery.

Full text:
01/23/95  Senate: Presented & ordered printed LD5967681  pdf
02/07/95  Senate: Printed as engrossed LD5967681-E  pdf
03/01/95  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1065ER)  pdf
03/28/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0550)  pdf

Amendments:
Senate amendments

Status:
01/23/95  Senate: Presented & ordered printed LD5967681
01/23/95  Senate: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/03/95  Senate: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: Civil Law/Judiciary
02/06/95  Senate: Reported from Courts of Justice w/amds. (15-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  Senate: VOTE: (39-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  Senate: Read second time
02/07/95  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
02/07/95  Senate: Committee amendments agreed to
02/07/95  Senate: Engrossed by Senate as amended
02/07/95  Senate: Printed as engrossed LD5967681-E
02/07/95  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (40-Y 0-N)
02/07/95  Senate: Communicated to House
02/08/95  House: Placed on Calendar
02/09/95  House: Read first time
02/09/95  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/13/95  House: Assigned to C. J. sub-committee: 3/4
02/17/95  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
02/20/95  House: Read second time
02/21/95  House: Read third time
02/21/95  House: Passed House (Block Vote) (100-Y 0-N)
02/21/95  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (100-Y 0-N)
03/01/95  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1065ER)
03/06/95  Senate: Enrolled
03/06/95  Senate: Signed by President
03/07/95  House: Signed by Speaker
03/24/95  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 550 (effective 7/1/95)
03/28/95  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0550)