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§ 766.313 Statute of Limitations for NICA Claims

Any claim for compensation under ss. 766.301-766.316 that is filed more than 5 years after the birth of an infant alleged to have a birth-related neurological injury shall be barred.

History.–s. 72, ch. 88-1; s. 38, ch. 88-277; s. 1, ch. 93-251.

Disclaimer:  This is a recent version of this law.  The legislature does not amend the various sections of the NICA laws very often, but you should not rely on this version without reviewing your possible NICA claim with an experienced medical malpractice lawyer, and making sure you are using the appropriate version of the law for your particular case. 

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