Results for Proposed Initiative #12

Ballot Title Setting Board
2013-2014

 

The title as designated and fixed by the Board is as follows:

An amendment to the Colorado constitution concerning the provision of one public health insurance program to allow all Colorado residents access to a single standard of health care as a matter of human right and public good, and, in connection therewith, requiring the General Assembly to enact legislation creating a public health insurance plan, requiring the Colorado department of revenue to collect a premium not to exceed 9% of an individual’s income to fund the plan, and prohibiting the control or administration of premiums by a for-profit, nonpublic entity or corporation.

The ballot title and submission clause as designated and fixed by the Board is as follows: 

Shall there be an amendment to the Colorado constitution concerning the provision of one public health insurance program to allow all Colorado residents access to a single standard of health care as a matter of human right and public good, and, in connection therewith, requiring the General Assembly to enact legislation creating a public health insurance plan, requiring the Colorado department of revenue to collect a premium not to exceed 9% of an individual’s income to fund the plan, and prohibiting the control or administration of premiums by a for-profit, nonpublic entity or corporation?

 

Hearing April 17, 2013

Single subject approved; staff draft amended; titles set.
Hearing adjourned 4:00 PM


 

* Unofficially captioned “Right to Health Care” by legislative staff for tracking purposes. This caption is not part of the titles set by the Board.