Vermont | National Coalition on Health Care
The US Supreme Court has ruled that Vermont’s statute, which sought to outlaw the practice of pharmacies from selling information to drug makers about doctor’s prescribing habits, was unconstitutional on the grounds that it violated protections on free speech.
Thursday, May 26th, Vermont’s Governor will sign the state’s health care bill, ushering in a single-payer health care system. The bill, which used the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as a bridge, will become law in 2014.
The Legacy Foundation’s 2010 fact sheet on Vermont’s tobacco usage and state laws.
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