SB 972 Allows a court to enter a remittitur order or increase the jury award in an action against a health care provider for medical malpractice
Sponsor: Kehoe
LR Number: 6304S.01I Fiscal Note available
Committee: Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence
Last Action: 4/7/2014 - Hearing Conducted S Judiciary and Civil and Criminal Jurisprudence Committee Journal Page:
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Effective Date: August 28, 2014

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SB 972 - This act allows a court to enter a remittitur order or increase the jury award in an action against a health care provider for medical malpractice resulting in wrongful death or personal injury if the court finds that the jury's verdict either excessive or inadequate.

JESSICA BAKER