2016 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Committee Approved)

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Eliminate Medicaid Expansion

Item 306 #1s

Item 306 #1s

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services FY2017 $49,840,150 FY2018 $59,720,902 GF
FY2017 ($676,905,173) FY2018 ($2,266,002,203) NGF

Page 250, line 34, strike "$9,740,405,698" and insert "$9,113,340,675".
Page 250, line 34, strike "$11,552,255,000" and insert "$9,345,973,699".

Page 266, strike lines 44 through 56.

Page 267, strike lines 1 through 9, and insert:

"4. That notwithstanding any other provision of this act, or any other law, no general or nongeneral funds shall be appropriated or expended for such costs as may be incurred to implement coverage for newly eligible individuals pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1396d(y)(1)[2010] of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, unless included in an appropriation bill adopted by the General Assembly on or after July 1, 2016."


(This amendment adds appropriation to offset the savings and costs included in the introduced budget as a result of the proposal to expand Medicaid. The costs of a Medicaid expansion, especially the nongeneral fund costs are also eliminated. In addition, the prohibition on expanding Medicaid is included.)