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Brian Tally VA Medical Care and Liability Improvement Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that certain health care contractors of the Department of Veterans Affairs are subject to Federal tort claims laws, to improve the accountability of physicians of the Department, and for other purposes.


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10/30/2018Introduced in House

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10/30/2018Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Veterans' Affairs
10/30/2018Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/30/2018Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Veterans' Affairs10/30/2018 Referred to
House Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health10/30/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in House (10/30/2018)

Brian Tally VA Medical Care and Liability Improvement Act

This bill subjects independent contractors of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) who provide medical care to veterans at VA facilities to the same federal tort laws for medical malpractice that apply to VA health care personnel. An insurance claim for malpractice benefits by a contractor-defendant shall be subrogated to the United States.

The VA shall: (1) revoke the authorization to provide VA care of a contractor who has been the defendant in at least three cases during a five-year period that resulted in a judgment or settlement against the United States, and (2) bring an adverse action against certain VA health care personnel for similar reasons.