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High stakes fight looming over nonprofit hospital community benefits
Sacramento Business Journal

One of the biggest legislative fights pending this month is over the community benefits nonprofit hospitals provide in exchange for tax-exempt status. It’s a particularly hot issue in the Sacramento market, where all the local health care systems are nonprofit.

Assembly Bill 503 by Assembly members Bob Wieckowski and Rob Bonta was placed in the Senate Appropriations suspense file Monday, but supporters say they’ll lobby lawmakers to pull it out.