3rd Session, 41st Legislature
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THE HEALTH SERVICES INSURANCE AMENDMENT ACT
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(Assented to )
HER MAJESTY, by and with the advice and consent of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba, enacts as follows:
1 The Health Services Insurance Act is amended by this Act.
2 The following is added after section 32:
32.1(1) In this section, "health care premium" means an amount charged for a resident to become or remain an insured person.
32.1(2) No person may be asked or required to pay a health care premium, whether on that person's own account or on behalf of another person.
3 Section 34 is repealed.
4 Section 42 is amended by striking out everything after "$5,000.".
5 This Act comes into force on the day it receives royal assent.
This Bill amends The Health Services Insurance Act to ensure that no premium or fee is required for a Manitoba resident to be eligible for health care.