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House Bill 2246 Debated

/ 30.Sep, 2010
House Bill 2246 was originally designed to increase penalties for persons injuring first responder and emergency personnel. The plaintiffs’ trial bar appended an endorsement to the bill allowing parties to argue for specific monetary amounts for pain and suffering before juries in motor vehicle cases. The bill, with that amendment, passed the House. The matter is before the Pennsylvania Senate