Introduced by Sen. Patrick Colbeck (R) on July 31, 2013, to convert the Medicaid health welfare program into a system that combines a "direct primary care services" model (see Senate Bill 459), a high-deductible insurance plan, and “gap” insurance or “deductible support” subsidies to cover the high deductibles for low income persons. Full Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Government Operations Committee on July 31, 2013.
Reported in the Senate on July 31, 2013.
Substitute offered in the Senate on August 27, 2013.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the Senate on August 27, 2013.