1997 Session

Budget Amendments - SB700 (Conference Report)

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Expansion of Services to Children

Item 322 #13c

Item 322 #13c

First Year - FY1997 Second Year - FY1998
Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY1997 $0 FY1998 $104,200 NGF

Page 222, line 21, strike "$2,328,015,924" and insert "$2,328,120,124".
Page 224, after line 57, insert:
"6.  Effective on July 1, 1997, the Department of Medical Assistance Services shall expand coverage of school-based health services for children with special education needs to include up to two meetings annually for the purposes of developing the Individualized Education Program and skilled nursing sessions provided by or under the supervision of a registered nurse."

(This amendment expands services for children with special education needs. The amendment includes the nongeneral fund share, consistent with other school-based services reimbursed by Medicaid, for children with special education needs.)