2018 Session

Budget Amendments - SB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Wexton
Personal Needs Allowance

Item 303 #29s

Item 303 #29s

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services FY2019 $13,833,360 FY2020 $13,833,360 GF
FY2019 $13,833,360 FY2020 $13,833,360 NGF

Page 257, line 34, strike "$10,983,034,643" and insert "$11,010,701,363".
Page 257, line 34, strike "$12,657,131,076" and insert "$12,684,797,796".


(This amendment provides $13.8 million from the general fund and a like amount of federal Medicaid matching funds for an increase in the personal needs allowance from $40 to $100, pursuant to a separate bill, for Medicaid individuals in long-term care facilities. The personal needs allowance is how much personal income a Medicaid recipient is allowed to retain each month.)