2014 Session

Budget Amendments - SB29 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Howell
Restore Funding for FAMIS Moms and Plan First

Item 307 #3s

Item 307 #3s

First Year - FY2013 Second Year - FY2014
Health and Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY2013 $0 FY2014 $1,538,144 GF
FY2013 $0 FY2014 $1,615,051 NGF

Page 138, line 11, strike "$8,002,553,539" and insert "$8,005,706,734".
Page 154, line 44, after "for" insert "and enrolled in".

(This amendment adds funding to restore eligibility for pregnant women enrolled in the FAMIS Moms program and individuals enrolled in the the Plan First program who are not able to enroll in the federal Health Insurance Marketplace. Funding for these programs was eliminated last year in anticipation of individuals enrolling in the marketplace. Many low-income individuals are not eligible for subsidized coverage through the marketplace due to family circumstances, application difficulties, processing problems, and enrollment deadlines.)