(Perez Bill moves out of Health Committee)…..The Bill provides coverage for uninsured workers not covered by the Affordable Care Act.
Assemblyman Manuel Perez says his bill was approved by the Assembly Committee on Health with a vote of 11-5. Perez says AB 175 is a concrete and practical step to bridge the gap. He says stakeholders agree that access to health care makes the state stronger. Perez says they are committed to making this proposal a viable solution for uncovered workers. The bill now moves on the Assembly Appropriations committee.