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2017 Regular Session



Behavioral Health Community Providers - Keep the Door Open Act

Sponsored by:

Senator Guzzone


In the House - Hearing 3/28 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring that the Governor's proposed budget for specified fiscal years include specified rate increases for specified community providers over the funding provided in specified legislative appropriations; requiring the Behavioral Health Administration and the Medical Care Programs Administration jointly to conduct a specified study and implement a specified payment system; requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, on or before December 1, 2019, to submit an annual report; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Guzzone, Zucker, Astle, Benson, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Eckardt, Feldman, Ferguson, Kagan, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Lee, Madaleno, Manno, Mathias, McFadden, Middleton, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Peters, Pinsky, Ramirez, Robinson, Rosapepe, Serafini, Smith, Waugh, Young, Zirkin, Edwards, Hershey, Jennings, and Oaks
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0580
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0497 Session: 2016 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): June 1, 2017
Bill imposes a mandated appropriation in the annual State Budget Bill
Finance  View Committee Hearing
Budget and Taxation
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
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 and Behavioral Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Services Cost Review Commission
Managed Care Organizations -see also- Health Maint Orgs
Medical Assistance
Mental and Behavioral Health
Reimbursement Rates
Rules and Regulations
Substance Abuse
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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November 28, 2017 1:11 P.M.