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Key Votes

CS HB 7189 - Kidcare Eligibility Expansion - Key Vote

Florida Key Votes

Dennis Ross voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Stages

Family

Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (98-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Kidcare Eligibility Expansion

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that expands the qualifications for Florida Kidcare.

Highlights:
- Eliminates the Florida Medikids program (§ 6). - Eliminates multiple disqualifications for eligibility, including being eligible for enrollment in an employer offered health care plan, family income below 200% of the federal poverty level, and being an unqualified alien (§ 8). - Provides for the payment of premiums for children who do not meet certain requirements (§ 13). - Establishes premium payment responsibility (§ 19). - Appropriates $22,472,776 for implementation of this act (§ 21).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Kidcare Eligibility Expansion

Sponsors

  • William S. 'Bill' Galvano (FL - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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