2003-2004 Regular Session - HB 1813
Torts; medical malpractice; limit attorney's fees
First Reader Summary
A BILL to amend Chapter 1 of Title 51 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relative to torts, so as to limit attorney's fees in medical malpractice claims; to provide application to recovery by settlement, arbitration, mediation, or judgment; to provide that the Act does not preclude contracts for fees less than the limits, court assessment of reasonable fees, and court determination that attorney's fees are unreasonably high; and for other purposes.
Mar/22/2004 - House Second Readers
Mar/19/2004 - House First Readers
Mar/19/2004 - House Hopper