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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1996) 21 (3): 543–585.
Published: 01 June 1996
...Michael P. Traynor; Stanton A. Glantz In this case study, we describe and analyze the development and passage of California’s tobacco tax initiative, Proposition 99, the Tobacco Tax and Health Promotion Act of 1988. We gathered information from published reports, public documents, personal...
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Published: 01 February 2014
Figure B3 Core Policy-Making Network during Final Passage Stage, December 26 to March 25 Note : Estimated from the ego network surrounding the four categories of policy proposals (specific policies listed in table 1 ). The network diagram presents only the nodes with the strongest ties More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 417.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Given the long struggle to enact health care reform in the United States, the passage of such significant reform in 2010 — the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) — has prompted many seasoned political analysts to consider these questions: What was different this time? How did this...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 611.
Published: 01 June 2011
... After the passage of the New Deal and the Great Society programs, the opposition engaged in debates about aspects of implementation but did not continue to fight about the passage of the legislation itself. This has not been the case with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1990) 15 (4): 857–885.
Published: 01 August 1990
...Susan A. Goldberger This article analyzes the passage of an unprecedented state law, promising every resident access to affordable health insurance. The Massachusetts Health Security Act of 1988 was the product of a set of political and financial pressures that had been developing for nearly a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 169–189.
Published: 01 February 1990
...) laws. Political market models are developed and estimated to examine the passage of mandates and FOC laws among all fifty states from 1968 through 1983. Findings indicate that a number of groups influence whether these laws are passed, including psychologists and the state, which acts both in its own...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1997) 22 (2): 315–338.
Published: 01 April 1997
... proreform coalition like that of Truman’s day has yet to emerge, while a new and fiercely conservative corps of Republicans is championingcoherent programmatic alternatives based on antigovernment premises. Although passage of the Kassebaum-Kennedy health insurance reform bill in 1996 unleashed a wave of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2008) 33 (3): 455–496.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Joseph Schilling; Sheila D. Keyes Weaving together the disciplines of planning and policy change with the emerging research of active living, this article explores the competing interests and underlying political forces behind the design and passage of Wisconsin's Comprehensive Planning Law of 1999...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1991) 16 (4): 747–760.
Published: 01 August 1991
...Harvey M. Sapolsky I examine the development of privately provided insurance since World War II, giving special attention to Empire Blue Cross, and argue that the competition between employers and unions for the loyalty of workers after the passage of the Taft-Hartley Act helped diffuse private...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 609–664.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Daniel M. Fox; Daniel C. Schaffer Since the passage of Section 125 of the Internal Revenue Code in 1978, cafeteria plans have offered employees a choice of tax-free fringe benefits. Although these plans have been popular with employers and employees, Treasury Department officials and many tax...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1977) 2 (3): 319–334.
Published: 01 June 1977
... commissioner; the anticipated passage of national health insurance; and the increased competition from commercial insurance carriers, specialty health care data and management firms and state governments. In concluding, the question is raised whether society should invest further in the future of Blue Cross, a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1980) 5 (1): 81–97.
Published: 01 February 1980
...Lawrence R. Berger; S. Ryan Johansson Exploitation of children in the labor force at the beginning of this century gave rise to a national campaign leading to congressional passage of the Keating-Owen Act in 1916. The act prohibited from interstate commerce goods produced in factories or mines that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 444–462.
Published: 01 June 1981
...Sara Wriston This article addresses problems related to nurse practitioner reimbursement and the Rural Health Clinic Services Act of 1977. An overview of payor policies prior to the passage of P.L. 95-210 is presented, followed by a discussion of some of the difficulties in implementing the statute...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 909–932.
Published: 01 August 1995
...David Chinitz After decades of attempts, Israel has enacted a national health insurance law and begun to substantially change its health care system. I explore the conditions that enabled final passage of the law in light of theories of nonincremental change in pluralist policy systems. I also...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 753–771.
Published: 01 August 1994
...William E. Aaronson; Jacqueline S. Zinn; Michael D. Rosko Congress intended the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act (MCCA) of 1988 to reduce the risk for illness-related catastrophic financial losses in the elderly. The act was short-lived, facing repeal just one year after passage. Many elderly...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2011) 36 (6): 917–933.
Published: 01 December 2011
.... Understanding the dynamics of public opinion over time is especially helpful in tracking the political effects of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 as it moves from the debate over its passage to its implementation and operation. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 References...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2012) 37 (1): 5–36.
Published: 01 February 2012
... health to enter the field and challenging more traditional actors to galvanize themselves and compete for this newly attractive policy terrain. We use the occasion of the passage of a public health law in 2004, labeled by its proponents as the “first” public health law in one hundred years, to show how...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2011) 36 (6): 1097–1103.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Mollyann Brodie; Claudia Deane; Sarah Cho One year after passage, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) remains a divisive topic. Most publicly released polls on the law have focused on the views of Americans as a whole. But with much of the responsibility of implementation lying...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 142–154.
Published: 01 April 1979
...Jerome L. Schwartz The passage of Proposition 13 in California resulted in a reduction of funds available to support local programs. It is important to assess what is happening in California and to communicate that information to the rest of the nation. Background is presented on the origins of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 691–702.
Published: 01 August 1980
... in investigating the circumstances which led the state of Tennessee to deviate from this norm with its Primary Care Act of 1973. The limited scope of the measure and the timing of its introduction, together with careful attention to the dynamics of health care politics, were critical to the passage...