2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 355
Medical Liability Insurance; affordability problems; Medical Malpractice Market Stability Act
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Department and Commissioner of Insurance, so as to provide a short title; to provide legislative findings; to authorize the Commissioner to require medical malpractice insurers in this state to form a market assistance plan to assist those who are unable to purchase medical malpractice insurance in an adequate or affordable amount; to provide definitions; to provide for a study of certain alternative means of providing such insurance; to provide for a report of such study; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/27/2003 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/26/2003 - Senate Hopper