H.Res.215 - Recognizing the need to move the Nation's current health care delivery system toward a defined contribution system.109th Congress (2005-2006)
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|Sponsor:||Rep. Price, Tom [R-GA-6] (Introduced 04/14/2005)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Education and the Workforce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||06/22/2005 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4903) (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.Res.215 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/14/2005)
Recognizes that: (1) the current third-party model of health care delivery is expensive and prevents individuals from having immediate control and ownership over critical health care decisions; (2) the current model's flaws contribute to the number of uninsured in the United States; and (3) defined contribution plans provide patients greater power to select their health care provider and preferred treatment.
Recommends that Congress move the Nation's current health care delivery system toward a defined contribution system.