Tag: Health and Human Services Task Force

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    Health Savings Account Act

    Health Savings Account Act Summary A bill to permit the establishment and maintenance of health savings accounts; to provide penalties and remedies; to exempt contributions from taxation; and …

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    Statement of Principles on Health IT

    1. Health information technology (IT) is rapidly evolving and advancing toward its goal of improving quality of care, enhancing efficiency, and reducing costs. 2. To be effective, health IT systems …

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    Health Care Tax Relief Equity Act

    Health Care Tax Relief Equity Act Summary The purpose of this Act is to provide state tax credits for both the purchase of individual health insurance policies and …

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    Medical Treatment Decision Act

    Section 1. Title.  This Act shall be known and may be cited as the “Medical Treatment Decision Act.” Section 2. Findings. The legislature finds that a competent …

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    Resolution on Prescribing Data

    WHEREAS, The American Medical Association (AMA) maintains a Physician Masterfile that includes current and historical data on individual physicians (whether or not the physicians are members of the AMA), but …

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    Discount Medical Plan Organization Model Act

    Section 1. Short title.  This Act may be cited as the “Discount Medical Plan Organization Act.” Section 2. Purpose.  The purpose of the “Discount Medical Plan Organization Act” is to …

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    Welfare System Integrity Act

    Welfare System Integrity Act Summary Many states are facing harsh economic realities—meanwhile, citizens are demanding greater accountability on how their tax dollars are …

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    Small Business Health Care Act

    Section 1.  The legislature finds that the rising cost of comprehensive group health coverage is exceeding the affordability of many small businesses and their employees.  The legislature further finds that …

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    Health Care Choice Act for States

    Section 1. Title.  This Act shall be known and may be cited as the “Health Care Choice Act for States.” Section 2. General Provisions. (A) The {insert state legislative body} recognizes …

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    Resolution on Expanding Access to Health Insurance

    WHEREAS, {insert state legislative body here} finds that access to health insurance is important to its citizens; and WHEREAS, {insert state legislative body here} finds that the citizens of {insert …

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    Prior Authorization Resolution

    Prior Authorization Resolution  Summary This resolution was developed by the Health Care Task Force for state legislators to show support for open access to pharmaceuticals as an effective …

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    Resolution on Negative Impacts of Pharmaceutical Price Controls

    WHEREAS, the current US health insurance industry is tied to the U.S. tax code by the percentage of tax deductibility for health insurance contributions whereby employers receive 100% tax deductibility …

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    Organ Donation Tax Deduction Act

    Section 1. Title.  This Act may be cited as the “Organ Donation Tax Deduction Act.” Section 2. Purpose.  The purpose of the “Organ Donation Tax Deduction Act” is …

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    Emergency Care Immunity Act

    Section 1.  This Act may be cited as the “Emergency Care Immunity Act.” Section 2. (A) Any person who, in good faith, renders emergency care of assistance, without compensation, …

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    Out-Of-State Charity Care Act

    Out-Of-State Charity Care Act Summary and Background This Act permits out-of-state health care professionals to provide charity care at free medical clinics. The health care professionals must be …