Mass Senate Budget for 2011 - June 1, 2010

posted Jun 4, 2010, 12:26 PM by Frank Baskin   [ updated Jul 28, 2010, 2:10 PM ]

The Senate completed its work on the 2011 Budget. There is no funding for elder mental health. The PNA  (at $ 72.80) and LOA (at...For More Click Title...  days)are unchanged.


  • There is more money for Prescription Advantage.
  •  Adult dental benefits are limited.
  • The Senate version has more monies for home care and for Protective Services. The House version has more money for Suicide Prevention.
A conference committee will be developed to review the two budget proposals and to recommend a single budget for each house.