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AB 1073 - Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Caps - Key Vote

Wisconsin Key Votes

Sheila Harsdorf voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (25-8) - (Key vote)

Title: Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Caps

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with an Assembly bill that limits the amount awarded in medical malpractice suits for pain and suffering to $750,000, and requires the Board of Governors to report to the legislature every two years any suggested changes to the limit and the reasons why the changes are needed.

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (74-22) - (Key vote)

Title: Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Caps

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that limits the amount that can be awarded in medical malpractice suits for pain and suffering to $750,000 and requires the Board of Governors to report to the legislature every two years any recommended changes to the limit and why the changes are needed.

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Caps

Sponsors

  • Curt Gielow (WI - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

  • John H. Ainsworth (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Sheryl K. Albers (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Chuck Benedict (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Ron Brown (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Brett H. Davis (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Jason M. Fields (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jeff Fitzgerald (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Stephen J. Freese (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark Gottlieb (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Barbara Gronemus (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Glenn Grothman (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Scott L. Gunderson (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Eugene Hahn (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark R. Honadel (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mary Hubler (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jean L. Hundertmark (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dan Kapanke (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Neal J. Kedzie (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Judy Krawczyk (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Robin G. 'Rob' Kreibich (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Alan J. Lasee (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Frank G. Lasee (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Joseph K. 'Joe' Leibham (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Daniel R. LeMahieu (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gabe Loeffelholz (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Thomas A. Lothian (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Terri McCormick (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Dan Meyer (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Phil Montgomery (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Terry M. Musser (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Scott Newcomer (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Ann M. Nischke (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Mark L. Pettis (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Don Pridemore (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Carol A. Roessler (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Donna J. Seidel (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Mike Sheridan (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jennifer Shilling (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Jeffrey A. 'Jeff' Stone (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Patricia 'Pat' Strachota (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Scott E. Suder (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Debra L. 'Debi' Towns (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Gregg A. Underheim (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Karl Van Roy (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Amy Sue Vruwink (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Leah Vukmir (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • David W. Ward (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
  • Sheldon A. Wasserman (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Robert F. 'Bob' Ziegelbauer (WI - D) (Out Of Office)
  • David A. 'Dave' Zien (WI - R) (Out Of Office)
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