OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5021

AN ACT EXPANDING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR OSTOMY SUPPLIES.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 8437

File Copy No.: 34

House Calendar No.: 85

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: See Below

Municipal Impact: See Below

Explanation

The amendment changes the effective date of sections 1, 2, and 501 to 514 of the bill (as amended by House Amendment “A”) to July 1, 2012. This extension would delay the FY 12 impact on the state employee and retiree health plan to FY 13. This extension would also delay the fiscal impact for municipalities until contract renewal on or after July 1, 2012.

The preceding Fiscal Impact statement is prepared for the benefit of the members of the General Assembly, solely for the purposes of information, summarization and explanation and does not represent the intent of the General Assembly or either chamber thereof for any purpose. In general, fiscal impacts are based upon a variety of informational sources, including the analyst's professional knowledge. Whenever applicable, agency data is consulted as part of the analysis, however final products do not necessarily reflect an assessment from any specific department.