H.696 (Act 182)

An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Sponsors: Rep. Timothy Briglin, Rep. Paul Poirier, Rep. Ann Pugh , Rep. Janet Ancel, Rep. Annmarie Christensen, Rep. Kevin Christie, Rep. David Deen, Rep. Alice Emmons, Rep. Benjamin Jickling, Rep. Gabrielle Lucke, Rep. James Masland, Rep. Jean O'Sullivan, Rep. George Till

Last Recorded Action: 5/28/2018 - House message: Governor approved bill on May 28, 2018

Committee Activity - Meeting Full List

2017-2018 Legislative Session

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Health Care
3:00 PM

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Rep. Ann Pugh
Rep. Timothy Briglin
Jennifer Carbee, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Nolan Langweil, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Friday, February 16, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Health Care
1:30 PM

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Individual Mandate. Time changed to 1:30 PM.

Robin Lunge, Board Member, Green Mountain Care Board
Emily Brown, Insurance Rates & Forms Assistant Director, Department of Financial Regulation

Thursday, February 22, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Health Care
10:30 AM

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Individual mandate: discussion and stakeholder testimony.

Susan Gretkowski, Senior Government Affairs Strategist, MVP Healthcare
Sara Teachout, Director, Government, Public and Media Relations, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Vermont
Georgia Maheras, Director, Vermont Public Policy, Bi-State Primary Care Association
Adaline Strumolo, Health Care Director, Department of Vermont Health Access (DVHA)
Doug Farnham, Senior Research Economist and the Director of Policy, Department of Taxes
Kirby Keeton, Tax Policy Analyst, Vermont Department of Taxes
Phil Keller, Director of Insurance Regulation, Department of Financial Regulation
Agatha Kessler, Health Policy Director, Green Mountain Care Board
Michael Fisher, Chief Advocate, Office of Health Care Advocate, Vt. Legal Aid

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Health Care
10:05 AM

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Discussion: Individual mandate



Thursday, March 1, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Health Care
10:15 AM

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Discussion and markup

Cory Gustafson, Commissioner, Department of Vermont Health Access (DVHA)
Kirby Keeton, Tax Policy Analyst, Vermont Department of Taxes
Robin Lunge, Board Member, Green Mountain Care Board
Jennifer Carbee, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Adaline Strumolo, Health Care Director, Department of Vermont Health Access (DVHA)
Michael Fisher, Chief Advocate, Office of Health Care Advocate, Vt. Legal Aid
Jill Rickard, Director of Policy, Department of Financial Regulation

Friday, March 2, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Health Care
10:30 AM

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Markup and vote

Jennifer Carbee, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Rep. Douglas Gage

Thursday, March 22, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Finance
-

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Walk thru of bill by drafter

Jennifer Carbee, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Finance
2:30 PM

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Rep. Timothy Briglin, Sponsor
Jessa Barnard, Executive Director, Vermont Medical Society
Betsy Bishop, President, Vermont Chamber of Commerce
Michael Pieciak, Commissioner, Department of Financial Regulation
Adaline Strumolo, Health Care Director, Department of Vermont Health Access (DVHA)
Robin Lunge, Board Member, Green Mountain Care Board
Georgia Maheras, Director, Vermont Public Policy, Bi-State Primary Care Association
Devon Green, Vice President of Government Relations, Vermont Association of Hospitals and Health Systems
Sara Teachout, Director, Government, Public and Media Relations, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Vermont
Susan Gretkowski, Senior Government Affairs Strategist, MVP Healthcare
Jennifer Carbee, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Finance
2:10 PM

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Michael Fisher, Chief Advocate, Office of Health Care Advocate, Vt. Legal Aid
Kirby Keaton, Tax Policy Analyst, Department of Taxes
Jennifer Carbee, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Thursday, April 12, 2018
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Finance
2:30 PM

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Draft 1.1 -- Discussion & Vote

Jennifer Carbee, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Committee(s):
House Committee on Health Care
9:45 AM

H.696 - An act relating to establishing a State individual mandate

Review Senate amendments

Nolan Langweil, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office