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Governor Cuomo Launches Municipal Health Insurance Cooperative Initiative

Governor Cuomo has launched an initiative to help local governments form municipal cooperatives to provide health insurance, thereby reducing health insurance costs borne by local government entities.  To read Governor Cuomo's announcement and summary of the new municipal cooperative health insurance initiative, use the first link below.  To read the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) guidance on how to properly form a municipal health insurance cooperative, use the second link below.  (Governor Cuomo announcement and summary of municipal cooperative health insurance initiative)  (DFS guidance on municipal health insurance cooperatives)