House Bill 289

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Last Action signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 76)
Title AN ACT relating to disproportionate share hospital payments and making an appropriation therefor.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Bill Request Number 1300
Sponsors R. Webber, A. Wuchner, J. Carney, M. Hart, DJ Johnson, R. Mills, D. Osborne, P. Pratt, M. Prunty, B. Reed, B. Rowland, J. Shell
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 205.639 to establish definitions; amend KRS 205.640 to specify the process for submitting Medicaid disproportionate share hospital (DSH) surveys; specify the process by which initial and final DSH payments are calculated; provide for the distribution of DSH funds; require the Department for Medicaid Services and managed care organizations to provide hospitals with a paid claims list within 90 days of the end of each hospital's fiscal year; create a new section of KRS Chapter 205 to establish a penalty for managed care organizations that do not provide hospitals with a paid claims list by the required deadline; create a new section of KRS Chapter 205 to permit the Department for Medicaid Services to promulgate administrative regulations to comply with changes in federal law regarding DSH payments and to make DSH payments contingent upon receipt of federal funds, the availability of state funds, and approval of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid; repeal KRS 205.641; APPROPRIATION.
Index Headings of Original Version Appropriations - Medicaid disproportionate share hospital funds, distribution of
Federal Laws and Regulations - Medicaid disproportionate share hospital payments
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Essential hospital, definition, established
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Medicaid disproportionate share hospital payments, calculation of, established
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Medicaid disproportionate share hospital payments, distribution of, established
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Medicaid disproportionate share hospital survey, require submission of, establish deadline
Medicaid - Disproportionate share hospital payments, calculation of, established
Medicaid - Disproportionate share hospital payments, distribution of, established
Medicaid - Disproportionate share hospital survey, require submission of, establish deadline
Medicaid - Managed care organizations, required to provide paid claims list to hospitals, penalty established
Proposed Amendments House Floor Amendment 1
Votes Vote History

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01/31/18
  • introduced in House
02/02/18
  • to Health and Family Services (H)
02/06/18
  • posted in committee
02/13/18
  • posted in committee
02/15/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
  • floor amendment filed
02/16/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/20/18
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, February 21, 2018
02/21/18
  • 3rd reading
  • floor amendment (1) defeated
  • passed 84-11
02/22/18
  • received in Senate
02/23/18
  • to Health & Welfare (S)
03/14/18
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
03/15/18
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/20/18
  • posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 21, 2018
03/21/18
  • 3rd reading, passed 33-2
03/22/18
  • received in House
  • enrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
  • enrolled, signed by President of the Senate
  • delivered to Governor
04/02/18
  • signed by Governor (Acts, ch. 76)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Floor Amendment 1
Sponsor J. Jenkins
Summary Insert new language to clarify that hospitals shall continue to request that an individual apply for medical assistance and Kentucky Children's Health Insurance and shall not bill an individual whose family income up to one hundred percent (100%) of the federal poverty level.
Index Headings Appropriations - Medicaid disproportionate share hospital funds, distribution of
Federal Laws and Regulations - Medicaid disproportionate share hospital payments
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Essential hospital, definition, established
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Medicaid disproportionate share hospital payments, calculation of, established
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Medicaid disproportionate share hospital payments, distribution of, established
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Medicaid disproportionate share hospital survey, require submission of, establish deadline
Medicaid - Disproportionate share hospital payments, calculation of, established
Medicaid - Disproportionate share hospital payments, distribution of, established
Medicaid - Disproportionate share hospital survey, require submission of, establish deadline
Medicaid - Managed care organizations, required to provide paid claims list to hospitals, penalty established

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