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Analysis of Universal Health-Care Payment System

Concerning consideration of a statewide universal health-care payment system, and, in connection therewith, creating an advisory task force for the purpose of advising the Colorado school of public health in conducting an analysis of draft model legislation concerning a statewide universal health-care payment system.
2024 Regular Session
Health Care & Health Insurance
Public Health
Bill Summary

The bill requires the Colorado school of public health to analyze draft model legislation for implementing a single-payer, nonprofit, publicly financed, and privately delivered universal health-care payment system for Colorado that directly compensates providers. The Colorado school of public health must submit a report detailing its findings to the general assembly by October 1, 2025.

The bill also creates the statewide health-care analysis advisory task force consisting of 21 members appointed by the general assembly and the governor, as well as executive directors of specified state departments, the commissioner of insurance, and the chief executive officer of the Colorado health benefit exchange or any designees of the executive directors, the commissioner, and the chief executive officer. The advisory task force is created for the purpose of advising the Colorado school of public health during the analysis.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)


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Bill Text


Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Rep. A. Boesenecker, Rep. K. McCormick
Sen. S. Jaquez Lewis, Sen. J. Marchman



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