ND HB1416 | 2023-2024 | 68th Legislative Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 9-0)
Status: Vetoed on April 17 2023 - 100% progression
Action: 2023-04-28 - Filed with Secretary Of State 04/20
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


AN ACT to create and enact section 26.1-36-12.7 of the North Dakota Century Code, relating to freedom of choice for health care services; and to provide for application.

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Freedom of choice for health care services; and to provide for application.


Roll Calls

2023-04-19 - Senate - Senate Passed over veto, yeas 36 nays 11 (Y: 36 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2023-04-17 - House - House Passed over veto, yeas 90 nays 0 (Y: 90 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 4) [FAIL]
2023-04-06 - House - House Second reading (Y: 89 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2023-04-03 - Senate - Senate Second reading (Y: 27 N: 20 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2023-02-16 - House - House Second reading (Y: 84 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2023-04-28HouseFiled with Secretary Of State 04/20
2023-04-19SenatePassed over veto, yeas 36 nays 11
2023-04-19SenateConsideration of Governor's veto
2023-04-17HousePassed over veto, yeas 90 nays 0
2023-04-17HouseConsideration of Governor's veto
2023-04-17HouseVetoed by Governor 04/13
2023-04-10HouseSent to Governor
2023-04-10HouseSigned by Speaker
2023-04-07SenateSigned by President
2023-04-06HouseSecond reading, passed, yeas 89 nays 3
2023-04-03HouseReturned to House (12)
2023-04-03SenateSecond reading, passed as amended, yeas 27 nays 20
2023-04-03SenateAmendment adopted, placed on calendar
2023-03-31SenateReported back amended, do pass, amendment placed on calendar 4 2 0
2023-03-29SenateCommittee Hearing 11:06
2023-03-28SenateCommittee Hearing 02:35
2023-03-28SenateCommittee Hearing 09:00
2023-03-14SenateCommittee Hearing 10:00
2023-02-20SenateIntroduced, first reading, referred to Human Services
2023-02-17SenateReceived from House
2023-02-16HouseSecond reading, passed, yeas 84 nays 9
2023-02-15HouseAmendment adopted, placed on calendar
2023-02-14HouseReported back amended, do pass, amendment placed on calendar 14 0 0
2023-02-13HouseCommittee Hearing 03:56
2023-02-06HouseCommittee Hearing 10:00
2023-01-19HouseRereferred to Human Services
2023-01-19HouseRequest return from committee
2023-01-16HouseIntroduced, first reading, referred to Industry, Business and Labor

North Dakota State Sources

Roll Callhttps://ndlegis.gov/assembly/68-2023/regular/journals/hr-dailyjnl-31.pdf#Page765
Roll Callhttps://ndlegis.gov/assembly/68-2023/regular/journals/sr-dailyjnl-57.pdf#Page1311
Roll Callhttps://ndlegis.gov/assembly/68-2023/regular/journals/hr-dailyjnl-60.pdf#Page1671
Roll Callhttps://ndlegis.gov/assembly/68-2023/regular/journals/hr-dailyjnl-66.pdf#Page1960
Roll Callhttps://ndlegis.gov/assembly/68-2023/regular/journals/sr-dailyjnl-67.pdf#Page1721

Bill Comments