Breaking News! Assembly Health Committee Schedules Tort Reform Vote
The Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee has scheduled a vote on comprehensive medical liability reform legislation this Monday, March 7 at 10:00 am. The committee will be voting on A-1982, which includes new requirements for expert witnesses, modifications to the statute of limitations, requirements for affidavits, and a prohibition on premium increases for claims that do not succeed or arise out of charitable or emergency care.
A favorable vote by the Committee on Monday will mark the most progress made on tort reform in over 6 years. MSNJ members are encouraged to call or write their legislators, or come to the proceedings and show your support for this important legislation. For a complete listing of committee members, click here.