2010 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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Delay Reduction for Long-Stay Hospitals

Item 297 #3s

Item 297 #3s

First Year - FY2011 Second Year - FY2012
Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY2011 $449,298 FY2012 $0 GF
FY2011 $566,983 FY2012 $0 NGF

Page 196, line 50, strike "$6,806,326,159" and insert "$6,807,342,440".
Page 206, line 11, after "AAA." insert "1.".
Page 206, line 11, strike "2010" and insert "2011".
Page 206, line 12, before the period, insert:
"To the extent the 101st United States Congress enacts legislation that extends enhanced federal Medicaid funding, the amounts reduced in this paragraph shall not become effective."
Page 206, line 12, delete "The" and insert:
"2.  Effective July 1, 2010, the Department of Medical Assistance Services shall amend the State Plan for Medical Assistance to".
Page 206, line 13, strike "department shall also".

(This amendment restores $449,298 GF and $566,983 NGF from federal Medicaid matching funds the first year to delay elimination of the incentive plan for long-stay hospitals until the second year of the biennium. The introduced budget proposed to eliminate the incentive plan for long-stay hospitals in each year. Language is also added to restore funding for long-stay hospitals the second year if Congress enacts legislation to extend enhanced federal Medicaid funding.)