Series 20917
Governor Rampton Medical malpractice insurance evaluation committee records

Dates: 1975.

0.35 cubic foot and 1 microfilm reel and 1 microfiche setSkip to Containers

These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.

Historical Note

An agency history is available.

Scope and Content

This series contains copies of the minutes, reports, publications, and correspondence relating to the activities of the Medical Malpractice Insurance Evaluation Committee, established by Governor Rampton by means of a July 22, 1975 executive order. The Committee was established as a sub-division of the Department of Social Services in order to study the cost and availability of medical malpractice insurance, to consider what legislative or executive remedies might be appropriated, and to issue a report on their findings.


Chronological by date.

Undated materials have been kept in the order in which they were found.

Related Records

State agency correspondence from the Governor Rampton, Series 14250, should also be consulted for additional materials relating to this Committee, the State Division of Health, and the Medical School/Medical Center at the University of Utah.

Additional Forms

This series is available on microfilm.

Access Restrictions

Microfiche holdings require staff assistance due to fewer reference copies. Handle masters under supervision.

Preferred Citation

Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.

Processing Note

This series was processed by Kira Robertson in February 2001.

Processing Note

Microfiche processed by Rebekkah Shaw under the National Historical Publications and Records Commission grant to the Utah State Archives and Records Services for the Utah Microfiche Backlog Project (Grant No.: NAR10-RB-50086-10). July 2010 - December 2011

Indexing Terms

  • Rampton, Calvin L., 1913-2007
  • Insurance, Malpractice--Utah.
  • Physicians--Insurance requirements--Utah.

Container List

1 1 1 1975; Background information; General
1 1 2 1975; Background information; ""Medical Malpractice - a Selected Annotated Bibliography"", U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare
1 1 3 1975; Background information; Other state legislation
1 1 4 1975; Background information; Other state legislation
1 1 5 1975; Background information; Other state legislation
1 1 6 1975; Committee information packet
1 1 7 1975; Executive order, July 22
1 1 8 1975; Newspaper clippings
1 1 9 1975; ""Report of the Governor's Medical Malpractice Insurance Evaluation Committee"", Nov 28
1 1 10 1975; Transcript of Governor Rampton's remarks delivered before the Intermountain Medical Malpractice Seminar, Salt Lake City, Utah, Aug 11
1 1 11 1975; Utah legislative materials
1 1975

Page Last Updated October 18, 2012.