2022 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Adams D.
Medicaid Coverage to Customized Wheelchairs

Item 304 #40h

Item 304 #40h

First Year - FY2023 Second Year - FY2024
Health and Human Resources
Department of Medical Assistance Services FY2023 $1,925,315 FY2024 $1,925,315 GF
FY2023 $2,450,401 FY2024 $2,450,401 NGF

Page 313, line 47, strike "$18,732,988,737" and insert "$18,737,364,453".
Page 313, line 47, strike "$19,820,607,534" and insert "$19,824,983,250".


(This amendment adds $1.9 million from the general fund and $2.5 million from nongeneral funds each year for the purchase of customized wheelchairs for Medicaid members with disabilities. Customized wheelchairs will reduce other costly medical treatment for secondary medical issues resulting from the lack of appropriate medically necessary equipment.)