SB 88 Establishes a two year statute of limitation for claims of malpractice or negligence against veterinarians
Sponsor: Brown
LR Number: 0367S.02T Fiscal Notes
Committee: Government Reform
Last Action: 6/30/2017 - Signed by Governor Journal Page: S1911
Title: SCS SB 88 Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2017
House Handler: McGaugh

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Current Bill Summary

SCS/SB 88 - This act provides that malpractice actions against veterinarians or entities providing veterinary services for damages shall be brought within two years from the date of the occurrence of the act.

This act is identical to provisions in HCS/HCB 8 (2017), HCS/HB 159 (2017), SCS/HCS/HBs 339 & 714 (2017), and similar to HB 1945 (2010).