TITLE

Proposition 187 and health care for illegal aliens

AUTHOR(S)
Summer, David
PUB. DATE
March 1995
SOURCE
Journal of Law, Medicine & Ethics;Spring95, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p103
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the implications of Proposition 187 which seeks to deny immigrants nonemergency health services at publicly funded clinics or hospitals. Prevention of illegal immigration; Redirection of expenses for illegal immigrants to legal residents; Conflicts with Plyler v. Doe decision; Fourteenth Amendment; Concerns over the proliferation of infectious diseases; Reduction in health care tax burdens.
ACCESSION #
9507074673

 

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