OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5385

AN ACT ESTABLISHING A WORKING GROUP TO STUDY HEALTH INSURANCE PREMIUM RATE INCREASES AND DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS TO MITIGATE SUCH INCREASES.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill establishes a working group to study health insurance premium rate increases in this state and develop recommendations to mitigate such increases. The working group shall submit its findings and recommendations to the insurance committee by January 1, 2019.

Section 2-15b of the CGS prohibits transportation allowances for those members traveling to or from any meeting of such task force; hence there is no fiscal impact.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None