Unformatted text preview: against its state constitution Goes to US supreme court and they rule - no one is forcing you to do anything You can either: • Not accept our gov money • Amend your state constitution--> NC did not do either of these things They adopted a new CON statute so that they could accept the US gov money Originally, NC unconstitutionality of CON laws was ruled on the basis that health care was different from any other industry What would be the affect of repealing the federal statute on the NC statute? The fed statute required the state to establish a statute in order to receive money Once the fed gov did this, states no longer had any incentive to keep their CON laws • However, the majority of states still kept their CON laws....
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- Fall '07
- Supreme Court of the United States, United States Congress, NC, Fed gov