Civitas Review

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    Dec
    16

    State Retiree Liabilities Growing at Alarming Pace

    Posted in Budget & Taxes By Brian Balfour | Tagged , ,

    Earlier this week, the House Select Committee on Legacy Costs from the State Health Plan, Pensions and ESC met to review the fiscal condition of – among other things – the state's unfunded liability for state health plan costs for state retirees. I've written numerous times in the past on the subject, and how the […]

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    Apr
    29

    State Lawmakers Take Another Swing at State Health Plan Fix

    Posted in Budget & Taxes, Healthcare, Legislative Activity By Brian Balfour | Tagged , ,

    State lawmakers are taking another crack at crafting legislation to help plug the gaping budget hole in the State Health Plan (SHP). The SHP is the insurance coverage for more than 660,000 state employees, retirees and dependents. Active employees and retirees are provided enrollment into the plan without having to pay anything for their premiums […]