2016 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Conference Report)

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Medicaid Eligibility Verification and Application

Item 350 #3c

Item 350 #3c

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Health and Human Resources
Department of Social Services FY2017 $50,000 FY2018 $0 GF
FY2017 $450,000 FY2018 $0 NGF

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(This amendment provides $50,000 from the general fund and $450,000 from nongeneral fund the first year for the Department of Social Services to automate the verification of zero-income reported on Medicaid applications with available data sources. The funding is one-time to cover the costs of the change to the eligibility system. A companion amendment in Item 310 directs changes to improve the eligibility verification process.)