Personal Injury or Wrongful Death – Noneconomic Damages

Bill Number:  SB0813

Bill Sponsor(s):  Senator Smith

Subject:  Judicial Proceedings

Bill Summary:

Repealing a certain limitation on noneconomic damages for health care malpractice actions that arise on or after October 1, 2019; increasing certain limitations on noneconomic damages in an action for wrongful death in which there are two or more claimants or beneficiaries; and applying certain limitations on noneconomic damages in an action for personal injury or wrongful death to a health care malpractice action that arises on or after October 1, 2019.

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