H.c.r. 2014

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  1. Navy1960

    Navy1960 Senior Member

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    Right on the heels of a successful state-by-state nullification of the 2005 Real ID act, the State of Arizona is out in the forefront of a growing resistance to proposed federal health care legislation.

    This past Monday, the Arizona State Senate voted 18-11 to concur with the House and approve the Health Care Freedom Act (HCR2014). This will put a proposal on the 2010 ballot which would constitutionally override any law, rule or regulation that requires individuals or employers to participate in any particular health care system.

    HCR2014, if approved by voters next year, also would prohibit any fine or penalty on anyone or any company for deciding to purchase health care directly. Doctors and health care providers would remain free to accept those funds and provide those services.

    Finally, it would overrule anything that prohibits the sale of private health insurance in Arizona.

    Five other states — Indiana, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota and Wyoming — are considering similar initiatives for their 2010 ballots.
    Arizona HCR2014: National Health Care Nullification | Tenth Amendment Center

    This is just one pre-emptive thing that states are doing to keep the choice of healthcare where it belongs, in the hands of the individual and not a Govt.

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