Public Health – Healthy Maryland Program – Establishment

Bill Number:  HB1087

Bill Sponsor(s):  Delegate Barron

Subject:  Health and Government Operations

Bill Summary:

Providing that the General Assembly finds that all State residents have a right to health care; providing it is the intent of the General Assembly to establish a comprehensive universal single-payer health care coverage program and a health care cost control system; establishing Healthy Maryland as a public corporation and a unit of State government to provide comprehensive universal health coverage for every State resident; requiring Healthy Maryland to provide certain services for residents of the State by January 1, 2021; etc.

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