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The Budgetary Treatment of Proposals to Change the Nation’s Health Insurance System

Categories: Govt Finance,Health Insurance,Statistics


http://www.cbo.gov/ftpdocs/102xx/doc10243/05-27-HealthInsuranceProposals.pdf



Describes how the Congressional Budget Office would determine the effect on the federal budget of various proposals for expanding health insurance coverage. Includes sections on the budget treatment of various types of proposed cash transactions, insurance exchanges, and whether income from insurance premiums would be considered federal revenues or offsets to federal spending. From the Congressional Budget Office.