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SB 125 - Prohibits State from Requiring Individuals to Purchase Health Insurance - Key Vote

Montana Key Votes

Brian Schweitzer vetoed (Amendatory Veto) this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Prohibits State from Requiring Individuals to Purchase Health Insurance

Legislation - Nonconcurrence Vote Passed (House) (68-32) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits State from Requiring Individuals to Purchase Health Insurance

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to not concur with the Governor's amendments to a bill that prohibits any agency of the state from requiring individuals to purchase health insurance.

Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A VOTE TO CONCUR OR NOT CONCUR WITH THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDED AMENDMENT(S) TO THE BILL. PASSAGE OF THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION BY BOTH CHAMBERS ALLOWS THE BILL TO BECOME LAW. REJECTING THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION SENDS THE BILL BACK TO THE GOVERNOR, WHO MAY EITHER VETO OR SIGN THE BILL.

NOTE: WHEN THE GOVERNOR RETURNS A BILL WITH RECOMMENDED AMENDMENTS THE CHAMBER MAY DEBATE AND ADOPT OR REJECT THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDED AMENDMENTS ON A SECOND READING ON ANY LEGISLATIVE DAY.

Legislation - Nonconcurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (26-23) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits State from Requiring Individuals to Purchase Health Insurance

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to not concur with the Governor's amendments to a bill that prohibits any agency of the state from requiring individuals to purchase health insurance.

Note:

NOTE: THIS IS A VOTE TO CONCUR OR NOT CONCUR WITH THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDED AMENDMENT(S) TO THE BILL. PASSAGE OF THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION BY BOTH CHAMBERS ALLOWS THE BILL TO BECOME LAW. REJECTING THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDATION SENDS THE BILL BACK TO THE GOVERNOR, WHO MAY EITHER VETO OR SIGN THE BILL.

NOTE: WHEN THE GOVERNOR RETURNS A BILL WITH RECOMMENDED AMENDMENTS THE CHAMBER MAY DEBATE AND ADOPT OR REJECT THE GOVERNOR'S RECOMMENDED AMENDMENTS ON A SECOND READING ON ANY LEGISLATIVE DAY.

Legislation - Vetoed (Amendatory Veto) (Executive) -

Title: Prohibits State from Requiring Individuals to Purchase Health Insurance

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (66-30) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (29-21) - (Key vote)

Title: Prohibits State from Requiring Individuals to Purchase Health Insurance

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that prohibits the Montana state government from enforcing the purchase requirement of the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prohibits State from Requiring Individuals to Purchase Health Insurance

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