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Socialists Demand Release of Govt’s Classified Health Reform Draft

MTI-Hungary Today 2020.08.29.

The opposition head of parliament’s welfare committee on Saturday demanded that the government should release to the body the draft of a health-care reform plan which has been classified.

The plan has been prepared by an international consulting firm on the basis of its survey among 140,000 sector workers but has been classified for the next ten years, Socialist lawmaker Lajos Korózs told an online press conference.

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The same firm prepared neighbouring Slovakia’s health reform programme which however fell through despite a broad-scale consultation, he noted.

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