2018 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Tran
Co-Patron(s): Adams-D., Guzman, Keam, Rodman
Overtime for Consumer-Directed Attendants.

Item 303 #25h

Item 303 #25h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services FY2019 $9,609,223 FY2020 $0 GF
FY2019 $9,609,223 FY2020 $0 NGF

Page 257, line 34, strike "$10,983,034,643" and insert "$11,002,253,089".

Page 277, line 53, strike "2019" and insert "2018".


(This amendment adds $9.6 million the first year from the general fund and a like amount of federal Medicaid matching funds to authorize the Department of Medical Assistance Services to pay overtime compensation to consumer directed attendants in the Medicaid waivers beginning in fiscal year 2019. The introduced budget provided funding and authority to pay overtime beginning in fiscal year 2020. Language is modified change the start date of the payments.)