Government Relations Advocacy Updates

Each issue of the Government Relations Advocacy Update provides insights into legislative and judicial actions that impact medical liability and the practice of medicine. We are committed to providing an enduring national platform for advocacy for the medical profession.

Latest Issue: Summer/Fall 2020

This edition of Advocacy Update describes how legislatures across the nation redirected their 2020 legislative agendas to address the challenges caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Initiatives ranged from providing waivers for renewing medical licenses to limited medical liability protections to emerging budget deficits.


Previous Issues

Spring 2020 Advocacy Update

Winter 2019 Advocacy Update

October 2019 Advocacy Update

July 2019 Advocacy Update

April 2019 Advocacy Update

Track Legislation in Your State

More than 150,000 bills are introduced each year in state and federal legislatures. We continually monitor legislation that impacts our members and advocate on your behalf. See legislative activity in your state.

Urge Congress to Protect Healthcare Professionals During COVID-19

We encourage our members to join us in calling on Congress to include medical liability immunity in the next coronavirus relief legislation to protect healthcare professionals and hospitals caring for patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.



Protect healthcare cost and access for all: Oppose the so-called “Fairness for Injured Patients Act”


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