2015 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Bill Title:||Relating to health care for Pacific Islanders legally residing in the United States under a Compact of Free Association treaty; and declaring an emergency.|
Directs Department of Consumer and Business Services to develop, no later than September 15, 2016, recommendations to Legislative Assembly for creation of premium assistance program to enable low-income individuals residing in Oregon under Compact of Free Association to purchase health insurance through health insurance exchange.
Creates Islander Health Coverage Gap Assessment Office in Oregon Health Authority to promote access to health care for island citizens residing in United States under Compact of Free Association. Appropriates moneys.] Sunsets January 2, 2018. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Chapter Number:||Chapter 717|
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|