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2013 Senate Bill 460: Alternative to federal health care law Medicaid expansion
  1. 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.
    • 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.