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SB 1255: Health insurance market: financial assistance. (2017 - 2018)

Summary: 

Would require Covered California to administer financial assistance to help low- and middle-income Californians access affordable coverage, as specified, if the Legislature appropriates funds for that purpose. The bill would provide that priority for financial assistance shall be given to an individual whose premium payment is equal to or greater than 8% of his or her annual household income, as specified, or an individual whose annual household income is equal to or greater than 200% of the federal poverty level, as specified.

Author: 
Hernandez
Sponsors: 
Health Access
Category: 
Improving Access to Quality Health Care
CPEHN Position: 
Support
Status: 
Failed Deadline pursuant to Rule 61(b)(15)