INTRODUCED BY:

Rep. Robert Matsui (D-Calif.)

BELL NUMBER:

HR 727

ELIGIBILITY:

All children through age 21 years and pregnant women will be eligible for the program. This will extend coverage to more than 12 million children and 500,000 pregnant women who currently lack insurance and will eliminate the underinsurance problem.

STRUCTURE:

Play or pay system. Employers will provide either a qualified insurance package for dependents or they will pay a payroll tax to the State Administered Insurance Fund (SAIF).

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