ITUP Review of the 2019-20 Budget May Revision

May 14, 2019

Last Thursday, Governor Newsom announced the May Revision to his 2019-20 proposed budget, maintaining proposals to expand health care coverage and improve the affordability of individual coverage originally proposed in January. The May revision also includes and augments investment in other health programs, including workforce development and mental health services. In addition, this overview highlights several budget items that address social and community indicators of health, typically referred to as the social determinants of health.

This ITUP Legislative Update provides an overview of the May Revise and health and health-related proposals.