Introduced by Sen. Roger Kahn (R) on April 27, 2011
To repeal a 6 percent use tax on medical services health care providers, and replace it with a 1 percent tax on health insurance claims. These taxes are designed to “game” the federal Medicaid system in ways that result in higher federal payments to Michigan’s medical welfare system. This bill creates the new tax. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Appropriations Committee on April 27, 2011
Motion by Sen. Arlan Meekhof (R) on June 29, 2011
To discharge the Committee on Appropriations from further consideration of the bill, and move it directly to the full Senate for a vote.