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Long-term care insurance program and payroll tax, top legislative issues

In even-numbered years, the Legislature convenes for 60-days. Because the session is so short, the process will move rapidly. We just completed week two and already had a debate surrounding one of the most significant issues facing our state – the controversial long-term care insurance program and payroll tax.

By way of background, in 2019, House Bill 1087 was enacted. This bill is known as the lo...

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