California proposition 46, the medical malpractice lawsuits cap and drug testing of doctors initiative, was on the november 4, 2014 ballot in california as an initiated state statutethe. Our california election watch 2014 series continues with a debate on proposition 46 the initiative would raise the ceiling on awards in medical malpractic. Resentencing under california's proposition 47 with some exceptions, people with prior convictions for these crimes, no matter how old, are entitled to ask for resentencing as a.
Separately, doctors and health insurers have spent more than $53 million to defeat proposition 46, which would raise the cap in medical malpractice cases from $250,000 to $11 million and. Proposition 47, the ballot initiative passed by california voters on november 4, 2014, reduces certain drug possession felonies to misdemeanors it also requires misdemeanor sentencing for. Proposition 46 is a november 4 ballot measure that would raise the cap on medical malpractice awards that result from lawsuits filed against doctors, nurses, hospitals and community health. Proposition 46 is called the 'patient safety initiative' and would do three distinct things.
Proposition 46 adds to and/or amends three parts of the state code: the business and professions code, the civil code, the health and safety code proposition 46 would increase the 1975. Proposition 46 was a california ballot proposition on the november 5, 2002 ballot the official title was housing and emergency shelter trust fund act of 2002 it passed with 3,984,121. California proposition 47, the reduced penalties for some crimes initiative, was on the november 4, 2014 ballot in california as an initiated state statute the measure was approved. 46 - medical malpractice if it passes this initiative would change california's medical malpractice law, which now limits lawsuit awards for pain and suffering to $250,000 that limit. Groups opposing california proposition 45, which provides a mechanism to regulate rate hikes for health insurance, and prop 46, which seeks to raise the cap on medical malpractice awards.
The aclu of california is opposed to proposition 46, the medical malpractice lawsuits cap and drug testing of doctors initiative, because it violates the right to privacy and improperly. Proposition 46 drug and alcohol testing of doctors medical negligence lawsuits initiative statute yes/no statement a yes vote on this measure means: the cap on medical malpractice. Voters support california's proposition 46 by wide margins — until they hear the details of the initiative, particularly the fiscal impact, according to a new usc/los angeles times poll the. California proposition 46 topic proposition 46 was a california ballot proposition on the november 5, 2002 ballot the official title was housing and emergency shelter trust fund act of. The one-sided proposition 46, however, is not the solution if money rules as it often does in politics, doctors and their allies will defeat proposition 46 on nov 4 the initiative ought.
Proposition 46 voters also rejected prop 46, one of the most controversial initiatives on the ballot it sought to require drug testing for doctors and increased payouts in medical. Proposition 46 is an initiative statute that would (1) require hospitals to perform drug testing of doctors, (2) require doctors to check a statewide database before prescribing certain. Prop 46 would mandate random drug tests of doctors, in addition to tests after events of possible medical negligence or if the doctor is suspected of using drugs or alcohol.
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