2007 Session

Budget Amendments - SB750 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Colgan
Co-Patron(s): Chichester, Cuccinelli, Devolites-Davis, Hanger, Hawkins, Herring, Houck, Howell, Lambert, OBrien, Potts, Puller, Saslaw, Ticer, Wampler, Whipple
20% MR Waiver Rate Differential for Northern Virginia

Item 302 #14s

Item 302 #14s

First Year - FY2007 Second Year - FY2008
Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY2007 $0 FY2008 $7,845,719 GF
FY2007 $0 FY2008 $7,845,719 NGF

Page 313, line 30, strike "$5,433,850,896" and insert "$5,449,542,334".
Page 333, after line 25, insert:
"PPP.  Out of this appropriation, $7,845,719 the second year from the general fund and $7,845,719 the second year from nongeneral funds shall be used to implement a 20 percent rate differential for Medicaid home- and community-based mental retardation and developmentally disabled waiver services provided in Northern Virginia."

(This amendment provides funding to increase reimbursement for home- and community-based Medicaid mental retardation and developmentally disabled waiver services in Northern Virginia by 20 percent. This rate differential will help providers to hire and retain a reliable and qualified work force to meet the safety needs of disabled individuals receiving services under the waiver programs.)