HJR 7 – DelawareStatus: Enacted
Year Introduced: 2017
Status: Passed/Adopted. This bill confers the Department of Health and Social Services the necessary powers and authority to establish and plan for the monitoring and implementation of an annual health care benchmark. To combat ever rising costs, this Joint Resolution authorizes the Secretary of the Department of Health and Social Services to undertake the actions necessary to establish a health care benchmark, and designating the State’s 2018 fiscal year as a planning year. The Secretary is directed to consult with stakeholders in developing the benchmark.