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SB 32 - Children's Health Care Expansion - Key Vote

California Key Votes

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Stages

Family

Issues

Stage Details

Legislation - Placed on Calendar (House) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (25-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Children's Health Care Expansion

Highlights:
-Sets eligibility requirements for applying on the behalf of a child and payment obligations according to income level (sec. 6). -Provides health insurance coverage under the Healthy Families program until the child receives full coverage under the Medi-Cal Program so the transition period would not include any breaks in coverage (sec. 11). -Creates a buy-in program for children whose family income is above 300 percent the federal poverty level and who have not had medical coverage for at least six consecutive months (sec.15). -Requires the counties to forward all childrenÂ’s applications to the Healthy Families Program if it finds the child eligible for the Medi-Cal program (sec. 19).
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Health Care Coverage for Children

Sponsors

Co-sponsors

  • Elaine Kontominas Alquist (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Patty Berg (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Loni Hancock (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • John S. Laird (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
  • Lois Wolk (CA - D) (Out Of Office)
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