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: 2022 Issue # 1
After two highly unusual legislative sessions in 2020 and 2021, the 2022 session is settling back into the traditional rhythm of years past. As 2021 came to an end, it was clear legislatures around the nation were willing to expand their legislative agendas beyond their COVID-19 healthcare legislative focus. An uptick in medical liability tort reform bills revealed an increase in legislative attacks on the practice of medicine and medical liability reforms.
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2020 Year-End Review
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