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THE NATIONAL GUARD TORT CLAIMS ACT

HEARING

BEFORE THE

SUBCOMMITTEE ON THE CONSTITUTION

OF THE

COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY

UNITED STATES SENATE

NINETY-SIXTH CONGRESS

SECOND SESSION

ON

S. 1858
A BILL TO AMEND TITLE 28, UNITED STATES CODE, TO
PROVIDE THAT THE FEDERAL TORT CLAIMS PROVISIONS
OF THAT TITLE ARE THE EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IN MEDI.
CAL MALPRACTICE ACTIONS AND PROCEEDINGS RESULT.
ING FROM FEDERALLY AUTHORIZED NATIONAL GUARD

TRAINING ACTIVITIES, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

APRIL 3, 1980

Serial No. 96-66

Printed for the use of the Committee on the Judiciary

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE

64-463 0

WASHINGTON : 1980

COMMITTEE ON THE JUDICIARY

(96th Congress)

EDWARD M. KENNEDY, Massachusetts, Chairman BIRCH BAYH, Indiana

STROM THURMOND, South Carolina ROBERT C. BYRD, West Virginia

CHARLES McC. MATHIAS, JR., Maryland JOSEPH R. BIDEN, JR., Delaware

PAUL LAXALT, Nevada JOHN C. CULVER, Iowa

ORRIN G. HATCH, Utah HOWARD M. METZENBAUM, Ohio

ROBERT DOLE, Kansas DENNIS DECONCINI, Arizona

THAD COCHRAN, Mississippi
PATRICK J. LEAHY, Vermont

ALAN K. SIMPSON, Wyoming
MAX BAUCUS, Montana
HOWELL HEFLIN, Alabama

STEPHEN BREYER, Chief Counsel

PATTI SA RIS, Council
EMORY SNEEDEN, Minority Chief Counsel

SUBCOMMITTEE ON THE CONSTITUTION

BIRCH BAYH, Indiana, Chairman HOWARD M. METZENBAUM, Ohio

ORRIN G. HATCH, Utah DENNIS DECONCINI, Arizona

STROM THURMOND, South Carolina HOWELL HEFLIN, Alabama

ALAN K. SIMPSON, Wyoming
KEVIN 0. FALEY, Chief Counsel and Erecutive Director
MARY K. JOLLY, Staff Director and Counsel

JESSICA J. JOSEPHSON, Counsel
Tom PARRY, Minority Chief Counsel

(II)

CONTENTS

OPENING STATEMENTS

Bayh, Hon. Birch, a U.S. Senator from the State of Indiana, chairman, Page

Subcommittee on the Constitution.

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Culver, Hon. John C., a U.S. Senator from the State of Iowa.

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PROPOSED LEGISLATION

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