NCSL asks GOP to leave malpractice reform to states

04/7/2011 | Hill, The

The National Conference of State Legislatures has asked House Republicans to leave medical liability law reform to the states. Malpractice reform, including a damages cap at $250,000, is part of the GOP's strategy to change the Affordable Care Act, but the NCSL said in a letter to lawmakers a "one-size-fits-all" plan would not consider unique factors in each state.

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