2001 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1600 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Purkey
Increase Personal Needs Allowance

Item 319 #1h

Item 319 #1h

First Year - FY2001 Second Year - FY2002
Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY2001 $0 FY2002 $5,782,800 GF
FY2001 $0 FY2002 $6,217,200 NGF

Page 307, line 50, strike "$3,069,053,201" and insert "$3,081,053,201".
Page 320, after line 4, insert:
"XX. Out of this appropriation, $5,782,800 the second year from the general fund and $6,217,200 from nongeneral funds is provided to increase the personal needs allowance of Medicaid recipients being cared for in skilled nursing facilities from $30 to $100 per month."

(This amendment provides additional funding to increase the personal care needs allowance to Medicaid recipients who reside in skill nursing facilities.)