September 19, 2022
NJSBA strongly opposes the increases. Carl Tanksley, the Association’s acting general counsel and representative on the School Employees’ Health Benefits Commission, cast the lone dissenting vote when the matter came before the body for approval.
August 08, 2022
The New Jersey School Boards Association has drafted a sample resolution boards of education can adopt to express their opposition to the exorbitant rate hikes. Boards of education are encouraged to add this resolution to their next meeting agenda and send it to the Legislature and the governor’s office.
July 25, 2022
While the final premium rates for the plan year beginning Jan. 1, 2023, have not been made public, there are reports that those increases will be in the double-digit range, as will the premiums for the State Health Benefits Program.