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Governor Signs Legislation To Prevent Loss Of Healthy Families Coverage For Over 900,000 Children
California Progress Report - Anthony Wright

Governor Schwarzenegger signed AB1422 Tuesday, which along with increased premiums, increased copays, and contributions from First Five provide the resources to prevent loss of Healthy Families coverage for over 900,000 children. Anticipating this signature, the Managed Risk Medical Insurance Board has already started processing the nearly 90,000 children that have been left uninsured on a waiting list for the last month or so.