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2007 House Bill 4202: Create “single payer” government health insurance system
Introduced by Rep. George Cushingberry D- on February 7, 2007
To establish a government-run "single payer" state health care system. The government would eventually essentially take over all health insurance in the state and ration health care services for Michigan residents. The bill establishes a variety of government boards and commission that would make decisions regarding which treatments and services would be covered, and decide most other aspects of health care delivery in the state. The bill does not specify how this would be paid for.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on February 7, 2007