Task Force Meeting: Health & Human Services


Health & Human Services Task Force
ALEC Annual Meeting – New Orleans
Thursday, August 9, 2018
2:30 PM – 5:30 PM

2:30 PM Call to Order
Welcome and Introductions

2:40 PM Introduction of New Members

2:50 PM Presentation: Things States Can Do to Address the Opioid Crisis

3:10 PM Presentation: Work Requirements

3:30 PM Realities of Importation: A Closer Look at the Unintended Consequences of Drug Importation Proposals in the States

3:45 Health Care and 5G

4:00 PM Presentation: Administrative Improvements to the Affordable Care Act and State Options for Health Care Reform

4:15 PM Federal Update: Status of Obamacare Repeal and New Proposal for Replace

4:25 PM Presentation: Overemphasis on Drug Cost Can Hinder Innovation and Hurt Patients

4:45 PM Presentation: Buyer’s Remorse – The Arizona Medicaid Expansion Experience

4:55 PM Model Policy Consideration:

Medical Freedom Act
Free Range Parenting Act

5:15 PM Sunset Policy Consideration:

Exchange Transparency Act
Freedom of Choice in Health Care Act
Navigator Background Check Act
Affordable Health Insurance Act
Rescission External Review Act
Healthcare Sharing Ministries Tax Parity Act

5:30 PM Adjourn