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Titles (2)

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Short Titles as Introduced

Quality Health Care Coalition Act of 2003

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Official Title as Introduced

To ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by exempting health care professionals from the Federal antitrust laws in their negotiations with health plans and health insurance issuers.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/12/2003Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
03/12/2003Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/12/2003Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E436)
Action By: House of Representatives
03/12/2003Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Sandlin, Max [D-TX-1] 09/09/2004

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary03/12/2003 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/12/2003)

Quality Health-Care Coalition Act of 2003 - Exempts from Federal antitrust laws any health care professionals negotiating with a health plan regarding contract terms under which they provide health care items or services for which plan benefits are provided.

Declares that this Act applies only to health care professionals excluded from the National Labor Relations Act.