June 21, 2022
The state House Judiciary Committee advanced legislation this morning to address venue shopping in medical malpractice liability cases.
House Bill 2660, introduced by Rep. Rob Kauffman (R–Franklin County), would begin the process of amending the state constitution to allow the General Assembly to establish the venue of civil lawsuits and prevent venue shopping.
Here’s what you need to know:
HAP will continue to provide updates to members and the general public about this legislation. For more information, contact Heather Tyler, HAP’s vice president, state legislative advocacy.
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