OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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SB-856

AN ACT CONCERNING LANGUAGE INTERPRETERS IN HOSPITALS.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill requires acute care hospitals to provide foreign language interpreter services to patients. As the John Dempsey Hospital at the University of Connecticut Health Center already provides interpreting services, there is no state fiscal impact.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None