Title: Establishes MIHealth Marketplace Health Insurance Exchange
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a bill that establishes the MIHealth marketplace, a non-profit health insurance exchange, beginning January 1, 2014.
Establishes the MIHealth marketplace as a non-profit health insurance exchange (Sec. 209).
Requires the MIHealth marketplace to make qualified health plans available through its website and its toll-free telephone hotline for review and purchase by qualified individuals and qualified employers (Sec. 209).
Specifies that nothing in this bill shall be construed or implied to recognize the constitutionality of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Sec. 101).
Establishes the MIHealth marketplace board consisting of 7 voting members to organize and govern the MIHealth marketplace (Sec. 201).
Prohibits members of the MIHealth marketplace board from being currently employed, or employed within the immediately preceding 12-month period, by a carrier, producer, health care provider, or third party administrator, or their affiliates, or be otherwise engaged by an entity that receives more than 50 percent of its revenues from a carrier, producer, health care provider, or third party administrator (Sec. 201).