2008 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Watts
HB 1046-Increase Staffing Standards for Nursing Homes

Item 306 #16h

Item 306 #16h

First Year - FY2009 Second Year - FY2010
Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY2009 $19,967,454 FY2010 $20,965,827 GF
FY2009 $19,967,454 FY2010 $20,965,827 NGF

Page 276, line 1, strike "$5,521,541,169" and insert "$5,561,476,077".
Page 276, line 1, strike "$5,818,036,403" and insert "$5,859,968,057".

(This amendment provides approximately $20.0 million each year from the general fund and $20.0 million each year from matching federal Medicaid funds to increase staffing standards in nursing homes to provide an average of three and one-half hours of direct care services per resident per 24-hour period, pursuant to House Bill 1046.)