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Why Americans Should Beware Health Reform 'Triggers'

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Publication Date: May 1994

Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Stuart M. Butler

Series: Executive Memorandum

Topic: Government (Legislative power and procedure)
Health (Health care financing)

Keywords: Health care

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States


All new programs should have explicit objectives to be achieved within a certain timetable, and a future Congress should be legally obligated to reassess the program at a later date and scrap it, modify it, or replace it if the legislation has not worked.