2015 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Howell
Add 4,687 Medicaid ID Waiver Slots to Eliminate Urgent Care Wait List

Item 301 #25s

Item 301 #25s

First Year - FY2015 Second Year - FY2016
Health and Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of FY2015 $0 FY2016 $159,779,830 GF
FY2015 $0 FY2016 $159,779,830 NGF

Page 257, line 32, strike "$8,515,698,638" and insert "$8,835,258,298".
Page 269, line 41, strike "410" and insert "5,097".

(This amendment provides funding to add 4,687 new Medicaid home- and community-based waiver slots in fiscal year 2016 for individuals with intellectual disability (ID). This will add to those slots required by the U.S. Department of Justice Settlement Agreement and eliminate the ID urgent care wavier waiting list.)