Russ Fulcher on Social Security
Cap medical benefits at $155/mo for government retirees
- Beginning July 1, 2008, the state shall pay $155 per eligible retired personnel per month toward such health care service coverage. Retired personnel shall be responsible for paying their own premiums
for any plan of health care service coverage.
- Beginning January 1, 2009, retired personnel health care service coverage shall not be available to any retired personnel who becomes eligible for Medicare.
- Dependent spouses of such Medicare-eligible retired personnel who are not themselves Medicare-eligible, may access health care service coverage.
Legislative Outcome: Passed Senate 23-10-2 on March 19; Sen. Russ Fulcher voted AYE; bill died in House Committee.
Source: Idaho legislative voting records: S 1447
, Mar 19, 2008
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