2017 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1500 (Conference Report)

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Administrative Costs Related to GAP Expansion

Item 310 #5c

Item 310 #5c

First Year - FY2017 Second Year - FY2018
Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services FY2017 $0 FY2018 $111,521 GF
FY2017 $0 FY2018 $280,052 NGF

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(This amendment adds $111,521 from the general fund and $280,052 in enhanced federal Medicaid matching funds for the administrative costs associated with expanding the Medicaid demonstration waiver program for adults with serious mental illness (GAP) from 80 percent to 100 percent of the federal poverty level effective October 1, 2017. Funding will be used for additional mental health screenings, eligibility processing and other related administrative costs. A companion amendment in Item 306 provides funding for the GAP expansion.)