HB133 (2005) Detail

Establishing a committee to study single payer health care.


HB 133 – AS INTRODUCED

2005 SESSION

05-0474

01/10

HOUSE BILL 133

AN ACT establishing a committee to study single payer health care.

SPONSORS: Rep. T. Robertson, Ches 3; Rep. Weed, Ches 3

COMMITTEE: Commerce

ANALYSIS

This bill establishes a committee to study single payer health care.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

05-0474

01/10

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Five

AN ACT establishing a committee to study single payer health care.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

1 Committee Established. There is established a committee to study single payer health care.

2 Membership and Compensation.

I. The members of the committee shall be as follows:

(a) Three members of the house of representatives, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.

(b) Three members of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.

II. Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.

3 Duties. The committee shall study single payer health care, specifically the Canadian system, to determine whether such system may have any application to New Hampshire.

4 Chairperson; Quorum. The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members. The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the first-named house member. The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section. Four members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.

5 Report. The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the senate president, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2005.

6 Effective Date. This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Links

HB133 at GenCourtMobile

Action Dates

Date Body Type

Bill Text Revisions

HB133 Revision: 8626 Date: Jan. 21, 2010, midnight

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