The deadline for submitting public comments on the options set forth in the paper is May 15. Similar deadlines will be established for commenting on the next two papers. The Committee intends to mark up comprehensive health system reform legislation in June.
The AMA is in the process of analyzing the paper and will provide additional information when that work is completed. In the meantime, the original document can be accessed at: http://www.finance.senate.gov/sitepages/leg/LEG%202009/042809%20Health%20Care%20Description%20of%20Policy%20Option.pdf.