2011 House Bill 5014

House Roll Call 422: Passed

To appropriate an extra $320.4 million for two items. The first is $119 million that is nearly all federal money for a program to provide incentive payments to health care providers and facilities to adopt state-approved electronic health care record systems. The second appropriates the money from a <a href="http://www.michiganvotes.org/2011-SB-348">new 1 percent tax</a> on health insurance claims designed to “game” the federal Medicaid system to get higher federal payments to Michigan’s medical welfare system.

103 Yeas / 5 Nays
Republican (58 Yeas / 5 Nays)
Democrat (45 Yeas / 0 Nays)
Excused or Not Voting (1)