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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (2): 385–394.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Wendy E. Parmet Martha A. Derthick. Up in Smoke: From Legislation to Litigation in Tobacco Politics. Washington, DC: Congressional Quarterly Inc., 2002. 248 pp. $27.00 paper. Robert Rabin and Stephen D. Sugarman, eds. Regulating Tobacco . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001. 299 pp...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (6): 755–778.
Published: 01 December 2022
... cap Medicare prices at a discount from average U.S. market prices. Neither bill would employ the key cost control strategies that European nations do. Both bills would have significantly less impact on prices than legislation that employs European-style cost controls. This article proposes steps...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (2): 439–476.
Published: 01 April 1993
...Rand E. Rosenblatt Because of budgetary and other political pressures. American health care reform (and other social reform) legislation is often not enforced, or is implemented in ways that undermine its egalitarian goals. About 25 years ago the federal courts began to try to reduce this gap...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (6): 977–1002.
Published: 01 December 2003
...) or physician-assisted suicide(PAS) legislation. In-depth, qualitative interviews with forty-five physically disabled residents of the San Francisco Bay Area, conducted by others with disabilities, revealed a wide breadth of opinions about and attitudes toward such legislation. For close to half...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1996) 21 (4): 769–804.
Published: 01 August 1996
...Uri Aviram; Robert A. Weyer In this article, we discuss changing trends of mental health legislation in the United States using a case study of the process of reforming the civil commitment law in New Jersey. That state’s new commitment law, commonly called the “screening law,” was enacted after...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 789–819.
Published: 01 August 1993
..., Illinois, Texas, and Arizona. Taken together, the case studies demonstrate the difficulties inherent in enacting strong statewide tobacco control legislation. More important, several unmistakable themes emerge from these case studies, shedding light on the barriers to greater legislative success...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1978) 3 (1): 112–123.
Published: 01 February 1978
... intervention in health care; (2) consumer perceptions of the free market philosophy of health providers; (3) consumer perceptions of their involvement in health policy making; (4) consumer confidence in present systems of health services delivery; and (5) consumer awareness of recent major health legislation...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 8 (4): 686–701.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Paul J. Feldstein; Glenn Melnick This paper analyzes Congressional voting behavior on the Gephardt Amendment to President Carter's hospital cost containment legislation. The impact of opposing interest groups is examined: on one side were hospital and medical interest groups; on the other...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (4): 545–568.
Published: 01 August 2023
... take place in clinics and use less PPE than childbirth. This paper investigates the discursive construction of abortions, the people who get them, and the fetuses in this legislation. The authors analyzed 13 antiabortion documents using an iterative process of thematic coding and memo writing. Twenty...
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Published: 01 August 2018
Figure 1 Public Opinion on Major Legislation since 1990 Source : Christopher Warshaw, George Washington University More
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Published: 01 February 2021
Figure 1 Total EU legislation in the welfare area, including health care, 1958–2019. Source : Authors' compilation of EU regulations and directives classified on the basis of adoption dates. Notes : The data has been compiled by means of EUR-Lex's advanced search function with the search More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (3): 511–535.
Published: 01 June 2018
... plays out in practice. This article examines the degree to which the extensive academic research on the effects of the Affordable Care Act was incorporated within the high-profile legislative advocacy campaign aimed at blocking the law's repeal in early 2017. In this campaign, advocates gathered...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 153–184.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Kala Ladenheim; Rachel Groman How have state legislatures acted to address racial and ethnic disparities in health care? This article examines trends over time in state legislation related to disparities in care and access, proposed legislation during one biennial session, and contemporary...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (3): 595–597.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Drew Humphries Laura E. Gomez. Misconceiving Mothers: Legislators, Prosecutors, and the Politics of Prenatal Drug Exposure . Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1997. 256 pp. $59.95 cloth; $19.95 paper. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 JHPPL 25.3-05.BkRevs (565-612) 5/12/00 11...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (3): 571–589.
Published: 01 June 1990
...Barry G. Rabe Congress plays a central role in national environmental policy formation but appears ill equipped to set policy priorities and devise integrative legislation. Fragmentation of authority among a multiplicity of committees and subcommittees, especially in the House, contributes...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (2): 318–321.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Robert B. Hackey John E. McDonough. Experiencing Politics: A Legislator's Stories of Government and Health Care. Berkeley: University of California Press,2000. 354 pp. $50.00 cloth; $19.95 paper. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Books...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (3): 453–461.
Published: 01 June 2016
... as a disease nearly two years ago, this may have led to some individuals becoming less motivated to lose weight (Advisory Board Company 2015 ). Before the nation's lawmakers enact more restrictive legislation, we might first stop and consider that legislating a problem is seldom the most effective answer...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (6): 1121–1148.
Published: 01 December 2000
...Carol S. Weissert; William G. Weissert State legislative staff may influence health policy by gathering intelligence, setting the agenda, and shaping the legislative proposals. But they may also be stymied in their roles by such institutional constraints as hiring practices and by turnover...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (2): 250–276.
Published: 01 April 1980
... by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1980 Prometheus Revisited: Popular Myths, Medical Realities, and Legislative Actions Concerning Death Carla Dowben, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Dallas Abstract. Natural Death Acts have been enacted...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1982) 6 (4): 653–675.
Published: 01 August 1982
...Pamela Paul-Shaheen; Eugenia S. Carpenter A variety of programs aimed at health care cost containment have been initiated at the state level. This article presents a case study of one state's effort to deal with health care cost issues, focusing on the formulation and adoption of legislation...