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torek, 7 decembra, 2021

Long-term care bill passes second reading

By: J.S., STA

The bill on long-term care passed second reading in parliament after it was heavily amended by the coalition.

The bill offers institutional care, home care, care for a family member and financial compensation. All beneficiaries but those receiving institutional care would also be eligible for services aimed at strengthening and keeping their independence. It does not immediately solve the issue of financing, which will be dealt with in a separate act to be passed in 2024. Until then, the gradually rising costs of the new regulation are to be covered by the state budget.

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