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Saturday, October 19, 2019

The State of Alaska Senate

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  • FTC staff supports repealing Alaska's certificate-of-need laws

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — In recent testimony to the Alaska Senate Labor and Commerce Committee, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) staff recommended repeal of Alaska's certificate-of-need (CON) laws requiring health care providers to obtain the state's approval prior to their expansion, establishment of new facilities/services and for certain large capital expenditures.