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Dems Intro Bills to Make Women’s Health Care More Accessible

State Senator Rebekah Warren (D-Ann Arbor) and state Representatives Pam Faris (D-Clio) and Sarah Roberts (D-St. Clair Shores) are introducing legislation to mandate that all health insurance companies that offer group and individual health care coverage must provide the option to purchase abortion service coverage. In December 2013, House and Senate Republicans passed a law banning health insurance companies in Michigan from covering abortion services unless a separate health insurance rider is purchased. Currently, only seven of the 42 health insurers in the state offer such a policy, and those that do only offer it as an add-on to an employer-provided plan and not for individual plans.

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As House Democratic Leader, State Representative Tim Greimel of Oakland County is focusing on the issues that matter most: creating jobs today, making state government more efficient and effective, and supporting Michigan's working families.

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