2019 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1700 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Torian
Co-Patron(s): Fowler, Guzman, Hope, James, Krizek, Landes, Reid, Robinson, Sickles, Simon
Eliminate DD Waiver Priority One Waiting List

Item 303 #7h

Item 303 #7h

First Year - FY2019 Second Year - FY2020
Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services FY2019 $0 FY2020 $43,162,465 GF
FY2019 $0 FY2020 $43,162,465 NGF

Page 315, line 7, strike "$14,974,837,166" and insert "$15,061,162,096".

Page 317, line 46, strike "195" and insert "540".

Page 317, line 54 strike "481" and insert ""2,369".


(This amendment adds $43.2 million from the general fund and $43.2 million in matching federal Medicaid funds in fiscal year 2020 to increase the number of Medicaid Community Living waiver slots by 345 and the number of Medicaid Family and Individual Supports waiver slots by 1,888 in the second year. These additional slots would serve individuals with developmental disabilities on the waiting list who are categorized as Priority One. The additional slots would eliminate the Priority One waiting list.)