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MTV is ramping up production operations and getting into producing programming for other buyers with the launch of MTV Studios. It will be focused largely on developing and producing reboots, reviv…

Providers are being asked to do more than just treat medical issues--they're being called on to address the underlying social issues that can cause them.

Rate filings suggest more plan choices in 2019, but if proposed exchange premiums are approved, a typical silver exchange plan will cost $98 more per month.

Many observers expected enrollment in ACA insurance marketplaces to decline in 2018, compared to 2017, due to Congressional efforts to repeal and replace the law, funding cuts for marketplace advertising and outreach, and this year’s shortened open enrollment period. Yet 15 states actually saw higher enrollment this year (although the remainder did experience the expected declines). To understand why these dual trends emerged, the Urban Institute…

Validates certain acts of the Chester Union Free school district with regard to two capital improvement projects and provides for payment of state aid for such projects.

Relates to school zone speed limits; requires signage and other traffic calming devices in such speed zones.

Relates to Buffalo sewer authority bonds, increasing the total amount of bonds which may be issued and outstanding at one time.

Authorizes a tax check-off for gifts to food banks; establishes the gifts to food banks fund; authorizes and directs the commissioner of temporary and disability assistance to promulgate rules and regulations necessary to distribute grants to local not-for-profit corporations for the distribution of food to persons in need.

Creates the office of safe schools to serve as a central repository for best practices, training standards, and compliance oversight in all matters regarding school safety and security, including prevention efforts, intervention efforts, and emergency preparedness planning.