2021 Session

Budget Amendments - SB1100 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Hanger
Medicaid WORKS Eligibility

Item 313 #15s

Item 313 #15s

First Year - FY2021 Second Year - FY2022
Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services FY2021 $0 FY2022 $57,210 GF
FY2021 $0 FY2022 $57,210 NGF

Page 345, line 39, strike "$17,494,923,315" and insert "$17,495,037,735".

Page 376, unstrike lines 29 through 34.


(This amendment provides funding for the Department of Medical Assistance Services to amend the State Plan for Medical Assistance or any waiver under Title XIX of the Social Security Act to increase the income eligibility for participation in the Medicaid Works Program to 138 percent of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL). Current eligibility for the Medicaid Works Program is 80 percent of the FPL and was not adjusted to 138 percent of FPL when Medicaid Expansion was implemented.)