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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 6559

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 2266

 

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Referred to Committee on FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. KLARIDES, 114th Dist.

REP. KLARIDES-DITRIA, 105th Dist.

 

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A CREDIT AGAINST THE HOSPITAL TAX FOR HOSPITALS THAT MAKE BEDS AVAILABLE FOR OPIOID ADDICTION TREATMENT SERVICES.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That a pilot program be established to allow a credit against the tax imposed on hospitals under chapter 211a of the general statutes for hospitals that make beds available for the provision of services to individuals suffering from opioid addiction.

Statement of Purpose:

To provide an incentive to hospitals to make beds available for the provision of services to individuals suffering from opioid addiction.