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Behavioral Health Community Providers - Keep the Door Open Act

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hayes


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Synopsis:Requiring a substance use disorder services program to submit annually to the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene financial statements and salary information in accordance with the Department's regulations; requiring the Department to adjust the rate of reimbursement for specified community providers each fiscal year by the rate adjustment included in a specified State budget; providing that specified rate increases do not apply in fiscal years in which State employees do not receive a specified pay increase; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Hayes, Zucker, Sample-Hughes, Queen, Hammen, Cullison, Hill, Kipke, Krebs, Miele, Morgan, Morhaim, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Rose, Saab, West, and K. Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0497
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2016
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingRules
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Budgets -see also- Capital Budgets
Community Facilities and Services
Consumer Price Index
Health -see also- Mental Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Services Cost Review Commission
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Managed Care Organizations -see also- Health Maint Orgs
Medical Assistance
Mental Health
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Reimbursement Rates
Rules and Regulations
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(10-901.1, 16-201.3)

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