2011 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Colgan
Restore GF for Respite Care Services

Item 297 #24s

Item 297 #24s

First Year - FY2011 Second Year - FY2012
Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY2011 $0 FY2012 $21,238,946 GF
FY2011 $0 FY2012 $21,238,946 NGF

Page 249, line 7, strike "$7,244,217,237" and insert "$7,286,695,129".
Page 258, strike lines 28 through 35.

(This amendment restores $21.2 million GF and $21.2 million NGF from federal Medicaid matching funds to restore the number of hours of respite care that can be provided to the caregiver of a waiver recipient from 240 to 720 hours per year. The introduced budget includes a reduction of respite care hours that can be provided beginning July 1, 2011.)