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Senate Bill 0319

Senate Bill 0319

ARCHIVE (2000)

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DIGEST OF SB319 (Updated February 7, 2000 2:30 PM - DI 84)

Long term care insurance for state employees. Requires the state to establish a program of group long term care insurance for its employees through the purchase of one or more qualified long term care insurance policies that are written on a group basis. Provides that coverage under the program must be available to all state employees, that each state employee may elect whether to obtain the coverage, and that the state must pay 20% of the premium for the coverage of each employee who elects to obtain coverage. Provides that a state employee who obtains coverage under the program and ceases to be a state employee may continue coverage under the program if the former state employee pays 100% of the premium. Makes conforming changes in the law on the long term care program to reflect the availability of coverage under a qualified long term care policy that is written on a group basis.
    Current Status:
    In Committee - 2nd House
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