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New Jersey Statutes, Title: 26, HEALTH AND VITAL STATISTICS

    Chapter 2H: Declaration of public policy

      Section: 26:2H-12.53: Sliding scale for certain hospital charges.

2. The Department of Health shall establish a sliding scale based on income which stipulates the percentage of a hospital charge that an uninsured resident of this State whose family gross income is less than 500\% of the federal poverty level is required to pay for health care services rendered at a hospital.

L.2008, c.60, s.2; amended 2012, c.17, s.207.

This section added to the Rutgers Database: 2012-09-26 13:37:49.

Older versions of 26:2H-12.53 (if available):

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