Chief Minister ANDREW BARR says the A.C.T. Budget outlines an improved position for the Territory.
The budget was passed yesterday in the Legislative Assembly.
$2.2 billion has been dedicated to healthcare and includes the employment of 400 more healthcare professionals.
It also addresses housing affordability and supply – including targeted cuts to stamp duty, involving the construction of hundreds of new public housing dwellings
The Budget includes a $7 billion dollar infrastructure program over five years.