2003 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1400 (Committee Approved)

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Redirect GF in Indigent Health Care Trust Fund

Item 326 #1h

Item 326 #1h

First Year - FY2003 Second Year - FY2004
Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY2003 $0 FY2004 ($5,000,000) GF

Page 327, line 4, strike "$10,000,000" and insert "$5,000,000".
Page 327, line 26, after "Services", strike "is authorized to" and insert "shall".
Page 327, line 26, after "transfer", strike "such funds" and insert:
"$5,000,000 the second year from the general fund".
Page 327, line 28, after "hospitals.", insert:
"Such amendments shall become effective within 280 days or less from the enactment of this act."
Page 327, strike lines 29 through 34.

(This amendment requires the transfer of $5.0 million in fiscal year 2004 in general funds from the Indigent Health Care Trust Fund into Item 325 for Medicaid services. Companion amendments in Item 325 appropriate these funds along with funds from Item 323.10 to mitigate reductions for Type II hospitals and optimize federal Medicaid reimbursement.)