Report 2011-126 Recommendation Responses
Report 2011-126: Nonprofit Hospitals: Statute Prevents State Agencies From Considering Community Benefits When Granting Tax-Exempt Status, While the Effects of Purchases and Consolidations on Prices of Care Are Uncertain (Release Date: August 2012)
Recommendation for Legislative Action
If the Legislature intends for nonprofit hospitals' tax-exempt status under state law to depend on the amounts of community benefits they provide, it should consider amending state law to include such requirements.
Description of Legislative Action
- Legislative Action Current As-of: February 2014
California State Auditor's Assessment of Annual Follow-Up Status: