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HB 6582 - Healthcare Partnership - Key Vote

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Legislation - Veto Override Failed (Senate) (23-12) - (Key vote)

Title: Healthcare Partnership

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to override a veto of a bill permitting municipalities, non-profits, and small businesses to voluntarily enroll in the state employee healthcare plan.

Highlights:
-Expands coverage to employees of municipalities, non-profit corporations, small employers and nonstate retired employees (Sec. 1). -Fixes premium payments paid by the Comptroller at the same rate as those paid by the state (Sec. 6). -Allows for Comptroller adjustment of premium rates for small employers to more accurately reflect their characteristics (Sec. 6). -Establishes a Nonstate Public Health Care Advisory Committee to make recommendations to the Health Care Cost Containment Committee about coverage for non-state public employees (Sec. 7).
Note:

NOTE: A TWO-THIRDS MAJORITY OF MEMBERS ELECTED IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Veto Override Passed (House) (105-37) - (Key vote)

Title: Healthcare Partnership

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to override a veto of a bill permitting municipalities, non-profits, and small businesses to voluntarily enroll in the state employee healthcare plan.

Highlights:
-Expands coverage to employees of municipalities, non-profit corporations, small employers and nonstate retired employees (Sec. 1). -Fixes premium payments paid by the Comptroller at the same rate as those paid by the state (Sec. 6). -Allows for Comptroller adjustment of premium rates for small employers to more accurately reflect their characteristics (Sec. 6). -Establishes a Nonstate Public Health Care Advisory Committee to make recommendations to the Health Care Cost Containment Committee about coverage for non-state public employees (Sec. 7).
Note:

NOTE: A TWO-THIRDS MAJORITY OF MEMBERS ELECTED IS REQUIRED TO OVERRIDE A GOVERNOR'S VETO.

Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Healthcare Partnership

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (21-12) - (Key vote)

Title: Healthcare Partnership

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that permits municipalities, non-profits, and small businesses to voluntarily enroll in the state employee healthcare plan.

Highlights:
-Expands coverage to employees of municipalities, non-profit corporations, small employers and nonstate retired employees (Sec. 1). -Fixes premium payments paid by the Comptroller at the same rate as those paid by the state. -Allows for Comptroller adjustment of premium rates for small employers to more accurately reflect their characteristics (Sec. 6). -Establishes a Nonstate Public Health Care Advisory Committee to make recommendations to the Health Care Cost Containment Committee about coverage for non-state public employees (Sec. 7).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (109-36) - (Key vote)

Title: Healthcare Partnership

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that permits municipalities, non-profits, and small businesses to voluntarily enroll in the state employee healthcare plan.

Highlights:
-Expands coverage to employees of municipalities, non-profit corporations, small employers and nonstate retired employees (Sec. 1). -Fixes premium payments paid by the Comptroller at the same rate as those paid by the state. -Allows for Comptroller adjustment of premium rates for small employers to more accurately reflect their characteristics (Sec. 6). -Establishes a Nonstate Public Health Care Advisory Committee to make recommendations to the Health Care Cost Containment Committee about coverage for non-state public employees (Sec. 7).
Legislation - Introduced (House) - (Key vote)

Title: Healthcare Partnership

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