BOSTON (AP) — Lawmakers have filed more than 1,000 proposed amendments to a nearly $38 billion state budget proposal.

The House Ways and Means Committee unveiled the spending plan earlier this month. Debate by the full House is scheduled to begin on Monday.

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The budget calls for hiking overall spending by 2.8 percent over the current year and like an earlier plan submitted by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker, seeks to close a $1.8 billion structural gap between projected revenues and expenditures in the fiscal year starting July 1.

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Not all of the proposed amendments will be debated. Under House rules, many are likely to be consolidated with similar proposals.

One amendment addresses a recent law that requires motorists to use headlights during rainy weather. Under the proposed change, violation of the law would not trigger an auto insurance surcharge.

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