Health care exchange
March 23, 2010
President Barack Obama signs the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law.
Nov. 2, 2010
More than 60 percent of Oklahoma voters approve an amendment to the state constitution that would prohibit the government from requiring Oklahomans to buy health insurance, a key component of the new federal law.
Attorney General Scott Pruitt files a lawsuit in federal court challenging the health care law.
Feb. 16, 2011
Oklahoma is awarded a $54.6 million “early innovator” grant to set up a health insurance exchange. The application was written by Gov. Brad Henry's office but approved by Gov. Mary Fallin's transition team before it was submitted.
March 31, 2011