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It’s yea or nay for health bills
Sacramento Business Journal

It’s going to be a wild run to the finish over the next two weeks as lawmakers slog through hundreds of bills before the 2013-14 session ends Aug. 31.

Anything that would cost the state money got scrutiny in appropriations committees last week. Many bills died as a result, including the most high-profile health-care bill of the year — to regulate community benefits and charity care at nonprofit hospitals.