OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-6308

AN ACT CONCERNING HEALTHCARE REFORM.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 8469

File Copy No.: 868

House Calendar No.: 282

Senate Calendar No.: 592

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: See Below

Municipal Impact: See Below

Explanation

The amendment expands coverage under the partnership plan to uninsured veterans. If the partnership plan is pooled with the state employee plan and the additional lives covered affect the claims loss ratio, the cost of the state employee plan may be impacted. The extent to which the state employee plan is impacted would depend on the experience of the additional covered lives which is unknown. In addition, the additional lives covered may impact the premiums charged for the plan.

The preceding Fiscal Impact statement is prepared for the benefit of the members of the General Assembly, solely for the purposes of information, summarization and explanation and does not represent the intent of the General Assembly or either chamber thereof for any purpose. In general, fiscal impacts are based upon a variety of informational sources, including the analyst's professional knowledge. Whenever applicable, agency data is consulted as part of the analysis, however final products do not necessarily reflect an assessment from any specific department.