Sizing Up an OPEB Trim

Cohen, Jackie
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/30/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32414, p49
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the issues concerning some $1.4 billion in liabilities related to post-employment medical benefits of Orange County. The Orange County supervisors are considering to qualify the divested medical benefits for removal from the books of account. It was believed that the move would help the county in compliance with new regulations that require other post-employment benefits to appear on municipalities' balance sheet.


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