Medicare for All

An Act Establishing Medicare for all in Massachusetts - HD2656 - SD546

  • Establishes a single-payer health care system in Massachusetts

  • Provides health care for all Massachusetts residents and individuals who work more than 20 hours per week in the state without premiums, co-pays, or deductibles

  • Bans private insurance coverage for services already covered by the single-payer system

the decision makers

Joint Committee on Health Care Financing

Who on committee has co-sponsored:

state senators:

Cindy Friedmanred x
Cindy Friedman (D)
Arlington

chair

Harriette Chandlerred x
Harriette Chandler (D)
Worcester

chair

Julian Cyrred x
Julian Cyr (D)
Truro
Paul Feeneygreen check
Paul Feeney (D)
Foxborough
John Keenanred x
John Keenan (D)
Quincy
Eric Lessergreen check
Eric Lesser (D)
Longmeadow
Patrick O'Connorred x
Patrick O'Connor (R)
Weymouth

state representatives:

John Lawnred x
John Lawn (D)
Watertown

chair

Jay Livingstonegreen check
Jay Livingstone (D)
Boston

chair

Lindsay Sabadosagreen check
Lindsay Sabadosa (D)
Northampton
Christine Barbergreen check
Christine Barber (D)
Somerville
Steven Ultrinogreen check
Steven Ultrino (D)
Malden
Brian Murrayred x
Brian Murray (D)
Milford
Jon Santiagored x
Jon Santiago (D)
Boston
Patricia Duffygreen check
Patricia Duffy (D)
Kip Diggsred x
Kip Diggs (D)
Thomas Goldenred x
Thomas Golden (D)
Lowell
Hannah Kanered x
Hannah Kane (R)
Shrewsbury
Mathew Muratorered x
Mathew Muratore (R)
Plymouth
Lenny Mirrared x
Lenny Mirra (R)
West Newbury

Who has co-sponsored:

History of the bill

2020

Jun 2019

Hearing (Health Care Financing)

Jan 2019

Introduced as H1194

2019

Dec 2018

Died without action (not even sent to study)

2018

Jun 2017

Hearing (Health Care FInancing)

Jan 2017

Introduced as H2987

2017

Sep 2016

Sent to Study

Mar 2016

Hearing (Health Care Financing)

2016

Jan 2015

Introduced again as H1026

2015

Jun 2014

Sent to Study

2014

Oct 2013

Hearing (Health Care Financing)

Jan 2013

Filed as H1035

2013

Feb 2012

Sent to study

2012

Dec 2011

Hearing (Health Care Financing)

Jan 2011

Bill filed (as H338)

2011