American Legislative Exchange Council

High-Risk Pools: Market-Based Tools for Assisting The Uninsured

Kerry Smith
October 15, 2001

In this article, the author asserts that as the need for access and affordability of quality health insurance coverage continues to confront the nation, an increasing majority of states have addres

The displaced worker dilemma: Extending coverage without expanding entitlements

Jennifer King
December 1, 2001

In summary, author Jennifer King writes about the various proposals on the Hill focusing on what would be the best approach when it comes to displaced workers who do not have health care coverage a

The Faux Pharmaceutical Crisis

Doug Bandow
May 24, 2001

Access to low-cost pharmaceuticals has become a volatile political issue.  Governments at the state and federal levels are attempting to respond to public pressure to lower the cos

Resolution on Antitrust Reform

September 22, 1999

In this model legislation, ALEC proposes, a Resolution on Antitrust Reform opposes changes to the federal antitrust laws that would preempt state laws relating to prohibitions of physicia

The Future of Health Care Public Policy

Richard Teske
May 22, 1999

In this 1999 document, the author writes that the following essay represents a discussion of the future themes facing policy makers, especially in the health care arena.

State Risk Pools: Playing a Key Role in Private-Sector Health Reform

January 20, 1996

In this model legislation the purpose of the model bill is to establish a mechanism through which adequate levels of health insurance coverage can be made available to residents of t

Patient Protection Laws and Mandated Health Benefits at the State Level

Conrad F. Meier
December 1, 1998

In summary, the author writes;

Model Bill: Medical Savings Accounts

January 9, 1999

This model bill describes the various ways MSA's may be used.  It details the account, and how it may be transerred upon life change, and whether it may or not be taxed.  

Insurance Pool Act

September 12, 1999

This model legislation provides language for an health care pool.  The language allows for some modification.  

The Health Insurance Reform Act for Individual Coverage

January 9, 2001

In this model legislation, the bill's purpose is, 

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