I commented on this piece of legislation on my website back on January 20th. http://www.douglorenz.com/index.php/Perspectives/sen_don_perata_what_me_worr y/Feb 6, 2005 1 of 8View Source
I commented on this piece of legislation on my website back on January 20th…
California voters killed the previous attempt to do this very thing with a referendum. I can’t imagine that Schwarzenegger would sign something like this…
From: John David Galt [mailto:jdg@...]
Sent: Sunday, February 06, 2005 12:52 PM
Subject: Re: [RLC-Action] California Medical Insurance Plan
F Worley wrote:
> The plan is to "Require" by law that all citizens of California carry
> health insurance, along the same lines as required vehicle insurance.
I haven't heard about this but would like to know details. What is the
penalty for non-complying? And how will the state handle people who
have been unable to get health insurance? Will the state insure them,
or just parcel them out to companies through some kind of "assigned
risk" plan like the existing one for auto insurance?