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Update on Medicaid spending bills

Important bills that have passed House and Senate and now are being transmitted to Governor’s office

HB 334  AN ACT DIRECTING THAT MEDICAID APPROPRIATIONS BE USED ONLY FOR MEDICAID EXPENDITURES;
AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

Listen to hearing on HB 334 at the following link
http://montanalegislature.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?clip_id=21766&meta_id=189708
•    Read Bill
http://leg.mt.gov/bills/2017/billpdf/HB0638.pdf
•    Follow Bill
•    http://laws.leg.mt.gov/legprd/LAW0203W$BSRV.ActionQuery?P_SESS=20171&P_BLTP_BILL_TYP_CD=HB&P_BILL_NO=638&P_BILL_DFT_NO=&P_CHPT_NO=&Z_ACTION=Find&P_ENTY_ID_SEQ2=&P_SBJT_SBJ_CD=&P_ENTY_ID_SEQ=
•    Let Governor Steve Bullock know Money appropriate by Legislature for individuals with Disabilities is important to be spent on service for people with Disabilities.
https://governor.mt.gov/Home/Contact/shareopinion

SB 208 AN ACT ESTABLISHING REQUIREMENTS FOR THE USE OF MONEY APPROPRIATED FOR MEDICAID
HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED WAIVER SLOTS; PROVIDING DIRECTION TO THE DEPARTMENT OF
PUBLIC HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES ON THE 0208 WAIVER FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH
DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES; AND PROVIDING AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

Listen to hearing on SB 208 at the following link
http://montanalegislature.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?clip_id=22368&meta_id=202025
•    Read Bill 208
http://leg.mt.gov/bills/2017/billpdf/SB0208.pdf
•    Follow Bill
http://laws.leg.mt.gov/legprd/LAW0203W$BSRV.ActionQuery?P_SESS=20171&P_BLTP_BILL_TYP_CD=SB&P_BILL_NO=208&P_BILL_DFT_NO=&P_CHPT_NO=&Z_ACTION=Find&P_ENTY_ID_SEQ2=&P_SBJT_SBJ_CD=&P_ENTY_ID_SEQ=
•    Let Governor Steve Bullock know Money appropriate by Legislature for individuals with Disabilities is important to be spent on services for people with Disabilities.
https://governor.mt.gov/Home/Contact/shareopinion