00RS SB383


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SB 383/FN (BR 1090) - J. Rose, R. Roeding

     AN ACT relating to copayments for Medicaid.
     Amend KRS 205.6312 to a $3 copayment for doctor's visit, $10 copayment for nonemergency transportation in an ambulance, and $10 copayment for nonemergency use of an emergency room; require the Cabinet for Health Services to request federal waivers by no later than October 1, 2000, to implement these changes.


     SCS/FN - Retain original provisions; reduce copayments to $3 for ambulance services, $6 for nonemergency services, and $2 for doctor's office or home visits; establish a $3 copayment for pharmaceuticals; delete requirement that Cabinet for Health Services request waiver by October 1, 2000.

     Mar 2-introduced in Senate
     Mar 6-to Health and Welfare (S)
     Mar 8-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Mar 9-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, March 10, 2000
     Mar 10-3rd reading, passed 34-2 with Committee Substitute
     Mar 13-received in House
     Mar 14-to Health and Welfare (H)

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