2020 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Exempt Live-in Caretakers from EVV Program (language only)

Item 313 #43h

Item 313 #43h

Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services


Page 316, line 15, after "system.", insert:

"Nothing in this paragraph shall apply to live-in caretakers, who shall be exempt from the EVV requirements beginning January 1, 2021."


(This amendment exempts live-in personal care providers from requirements to participating in the Electronic Visit Verification system beginning January 1, 2021. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid have made this an option for states to choose to provide this exemption.)