HB0846

Find a 2014 Bill:

2014 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Maryland Medical Assistance Program - Viatical Settlement Contracts - Long-Term Care Services

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hixson

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Authorizing an owner of a life insurance policy with a face value of more than $10,000 to enter into a viatical settlement contract in exchange for payments to a health care provider for long-term care services for an individual; prohibiting the proceeds of specified viatical settlement contracts from being considered a resource or asset in determining an individual's eligibility for the Maryland Medical Assistance Program; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hixson, Barve, Carr, and Cullison
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Insurance - Other than Health
Narrow Subject(s):Advertising
Assisted Living -see also- Group Homes
Claims
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Forms
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Home Care Services -see also- Respite Care
Insurance -see also- Health Ins; MAIF; Motor Vehicle Ins
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Long-Term Care -see also- Continuing Care; Nursing Homes
Medical Assistance
Notices
Nursing Homes -see also- Continuing Care; Long-Term Care
Rules and Regulations
Unfair Trade Practices
Statutes:

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Legislative Lingo

Explanation of Floor Motions and Actions


October 2, 2015 9:04 A.M.