2007 Regular Session
SB 3 C
Overview
At the request of:
Chief Sponsors: Representative Merkley , Senator Monnes Anderson , Representative Clem , Senator Carter , Representative Galizio , Representative Greenlick , Representative Schaufler , Representative Witt , Senator Courtney
Regular Sponsors: Representative Barker , Representative Barnhart , Representative Beyer , Representative Bonamici , Representative Boone , Representative Buckley , Representative Cannon , Senator Dingfelder , Representative C Edwards , Representative Gelser , Senator Avakian , Representative Holvey , Representative Hunt , Senator Bates , Representative Komp , Representative Kotek , Senator Brown , Representative Macpherson , Representative Nathanson , Representative Read , Representative Riley , Representative Roblan , Senator Rosenbaum , Senator Burdick , Senator Deckert , Senator Devlin , Senator Gordly , Senator Johnson , Senator Metsger , Senator Monroe , Senator Morrisette , Senator Prozanski , Senator Verger , Senator Walker , Senator Westlund
Bill Title: Relating to health; appropriating money; and prescribing an effective date.
Catchline/Summary: Creates Oregon Healthy Kids Program, which includes private health option to provide affordable, accessible health care to children.
Creates Oregon Healthy Kids Program, which includes private health option to provide <b>affordable, accessible</b> health care <i>coverage</i>] to children. Imposes duties on Department of Human Services and Office of Private Health Partnerships to carry out program. Creates grant program in Office of Private Health Partnerships to fund outreach, enrollment and retention activities related to Oregon Healthy Kids Program. Establishes Private Health Option Program Account. Continuously appropriates moneys in account to Office of Private Health Partnerships for purposes of administering private health option. Establishes Oregon Healthy Kids Program Fund. Continuously appropriates moneys in fund to Department of Human Services for purposes of Oregon Healthy Kids Program. Establishes Healthy Kids Safety Net Fund. Continuously appropriates moneys in fund to Department of Human Services for grants to community health centers and safety net clinics. Allocates cigarette and other tobacco products taxes imposed by Oregon Constitution. Takes effect only if Senate Joint Resolution 4 (2007) is approved by people. Takes effect on effective date of proposed constitutional amendment.
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: Revenue Impact Issued
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Measure History
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