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Governor still reviewing Bill 513

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by Sabrina Salas Matanane

Guam - Another piece of legislation is still awaiting the governor's signature.  Bill 513 proposes giving GovGuam employees and retirees more options for health insurance, however the AG's Office is concerned about the impact the legislation will have on a current appeal and stay of the Fiscal Year 2013 health insurance contract. Likewise, as we first reported a couple days ago an independent actuary believes the bill will drive up costs for government employees and retirees.   The governor has until Friday to act on the legislation, or it lapses into law.

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