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Limit Increase to Medicaid Nursing Facility Rates

Concerning a limitation on the general fund share of the per diem rates paid to nursing facilities for two years commencing with the 2020-21 fiscal year, and, in connection therewith, reducing an appropriation.
2020 Regular Session
Health Care & Health Insurance
Bill Summary

The act limits to 2% the annual increase in the general fund share of per diem rates to nursing facilities for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 state fiscal years.

For the 2020-21 fiscal year, the act decreases the general fund appropriation to the department of health care policy and financing for medical services premiums by $3,288,230, with an anticipated corresponding decrease in federal funds of $3,722,921.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    06/30/2020 Signed Act PDF
    06/29/2020 Final Act PDF
    06/06/2020 Rerevised PDF
    06/05/2020 Revised PDF
    06/03/2020 Reengrossed PDF
    06/01/2020 Engrossed PDF
    05/26/2020 Introduced PDF

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details