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2014 Senate Bill 993: Join multi-state Health Care Compact
  1. Introduced by Sen. Jim Marleau (R) on June 12, 2014, to authorize Michigan’s entry into a multi-state health care compact. If approved by congress all federal Medicaid and Medicare funds would be block-granted to member states, and member states would be exempt from health-related federal regulations and mandates. Member states would have primary responsibility for regulation of all nonmilitary health care goods and services in their state, plus health-related social welfare programs.
    • Referred to the Senate Insurance Committee on June 12, 2014.
      • Reported in the Senate on September 30, 2014, with the recommendation that the bill pass.
  2. Passed 27 to 10 in the Senate on December 11, 2014.
    Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No"

  3. Received in the House on December 11, 2014.
    • Referred to the House Insurance Committee on December 11, 2014.
      • Reported in the House on December 17, 2014, without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.