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2011 House Bill 4172: Mandate 20 percent government employee health benefit contribution
  1. Introduced by Rep. Jeff Farrington (R) on February 1, 2011, to require government employees to contribute at least 20 percent toward the cost of individual health care insurance benefits provided by their employer, or 25 percent if the benefit is a family plan. The mandate would only kick in after an existing collective bargaining agreement granting richer benefits expired.
    • Referred to the House Government Operations Committee on February 1, 2011.