JURIST Supported by the University of Pittsburgh

Today in legal history...

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Massachusetts enacted health care reform legislation
Clay Flaherty at 12:00 AM ET

On April 12, 2006, Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney signed health care reform legislation which required almost all state residents to obtain health insurance coverage. The bill enjoyed nearly unanimous legislative support and provided a model for the federal reforms signed by President Barack Obama. The federal legislation is now the subject of federal litigation regarding its constitutionality.

Learn more about health care reform from the JURIST news archive.

Link post | IM post | go to JURIST | © JURIST, 2011


 South American Union formed by Cusco Declaration
December 8, 2016

 President Lincoln offered amnesty to Confederates
December 8, 2016

 click for more...


Add This Day at Law to your RSS reader or personalized portal:
  • Add to Google
  • Add to My Yahoo!
  • Subscribe with Bloglines
  • Add to My AOL


Subscribe to This Day at Law alerts via R|mail. Enter your e-mail address below. After subscribing and being returned to this page, please check your e-mail for a confirmation message.
MyBlogAlerts also e-mails alerts of new This Day at Law entries. It's free and fast, but ad-based.


This Day at Law welcomes reader comments, tips, URLs, updates and corrections. E-mail us at archives@jurist.org