Elections | Initiatives - 32 Healthcare Plan

INITIATIVE MEASURE NO. 32

SPONSOR: Rep. Steven Palazzo, 787 Destiny Plantation Blvd., Biloxi, MS 39532
Rep. Alex J. Monsour, Jr., 102 Villanova Dr., Vicksburg, MS 39183

SUBJECT MATTER: Healthcare Plan

BALLOT TITLE: Should the Constitution prohibit any laws compelling a person or employer to participate in a health care system or plan?

BALLOT SUMMARY: Initiative #32 would amend the Mississippi Constitution to provide that people have the right to enter into private contracts with health care providers and purchase private health care coverage, however, a law or rule shall not compel participation in any health care system or plan, nor impose any penalty for choosing to obtain or decline health care coverage or for participating in any particular health care system or plan.

ORIGINAL FILING: May 5, 2010

STATUS: Active


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