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The 191st General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill H.3452 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act implementing the Affordable Care Act and providing further access to affordable health care

Message from His Excellency the Governor recommending legislation relative to implementing the Affordable Care Act and providing further access to affordable health care. Ways and Means.

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Deval L. Patrick

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to which is to expand forthwith access to health care for Massachusetts residents, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public health.

Displaying 18 House Amendments
Clerk # Sponsor Title Action
1
Malia, Elizabeth A. Maintain Both the PCCP and MCO Plans for MassHealth Clients Eligible Pursuant to Subdivision (a) Withdrawn
2
Moran, Michael J. Eligible individual Withdrawn
3
Balser, Ruth B. Expand Open Enrollment Exemption Criteria Withdrawn
4
Balser, Ruth B. Consumer Protections through the Office of Patient Protection Waiver Process Withdrawn
5
Ehrlich, Lori A. Premium Rating Withdrawn
6
Benson, Jennifer E. Out-of-pocket Protection for Services Provided by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Withdrawn
7
Benson, Jennifer E. Patient Access Protections Withdrawn
8
Nangle, David M. Relative to Coverage for Pediatric Dental Benefits Outside of the Exchange Adopted
9
Benson, Jennifer E. QHP wrap enrollee protections Withdrawn
10
Nangle, David M. Relative to Data Release Provisions Withdrawn
11
Lewis, Jason M. MassHealth coverage for pregnant women Adopted
12
Khan, Kay Consumer Remedies Available after External Review Withdrawn
13
Winslow, Daniel B. An Amendment to prevent the use of state funds to implement the Federal Affordable Care Act Rejected
14
Winslow, Daniel B. An amendment to request an opinion of the Honorable Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court Withdrawn
15
Winslow, Daniel B. An amendment to request an opinion of the Honorable Justices of the Supreme Judicial Court Rejected
16
Dykema, Carolyn C. Preserve Small Business Group Purchasing Cooperatives Adopted, as Changed
17
Dykema, Carolyn C. Preserve Small Business Group Purchasing Cooperatives Rejected
18
Dempsey, Brian S. Further amendment to Senate amendment (text of S1812) to House Bill implementing the Affordable Care Act and providing further access to affordable health care Adopted

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