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AN ACT IMPLEMENTING PROVISIONS OF THE STATE BUDGET FOR THE BIENNIUM ENDING JUNE 30, 2017 CONCERNING GENERAL GOVERNMENT, EDUCATION AND HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES.
Includes many changes to the public health statues including establishing a rare disease task force.
The $40 billion, two-year state budget making appropriations and other provisions related to revenue for the biennium ending June 30, 2017. Increases state spending and raises taxes, much of it on businesses and middle-class taxpayers.
Certain coverage requirements for mental health conditions.
May negatively impact cost for municipalities by allowing municipalities and other non state public employers to join the state employee health insurance pool.