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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 444

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 2765

 

*02765*

Referred to Committee on PUBLIC HEALTH

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. LOONEY, 11th Dist.

SEN. FASANO, 34th Dist.

 

AN ACT REQUIRING THE HEALTH CARE CABINET TO STUDY ESTABLISHING A HEALTH CARE COST GROWTH TARGET AND REPORT ON TOTAL STATE-WIDE HEALTH CARE SPENDING.

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

That section 19a-725 of the general statutes be amended to require the Health Care Cabinet to study methods of establishing a health care cost growth target and to monitor and report on total state-wide health care spending.

Statement of Purpose:

To lower the cost and improve the quality of health care in the state.