CERTIFICATION OF ENROLLMENT
HOUSE BILL 1125
1991 Regular Session
Passed by the House March 19, 1991
Yeas 97 Nays 0
Speaker of the
House of Representatives
Passed by the Senate April 10, 1991
Yeas 45 Nays 0
President of the Senate
Approved Place Style On Codes above, and Style Off Codes below.
Governor of the State of Washington
I, Alan Thompson, Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives of the State of Washington, do hereby certify that the attached is HOUSE BILL 1125 as passed by the House of Representatives and the Senate on the dates hereon set forth.
Secretary of State
State of Washington
HOUSE BILL 1125
Passed Legislature - 1991 Regular Session
State of Washington 52nd Legislature 1991 Regular Session
By Representatives Braddock and Orr; by request of Dept. of Social and Health Services.
Read first time January 21, 1991. Referred to Committee on Health Care\Appropriations.
AN ACT Relating to the billing period for vendors; and amending RCW 74.09.160.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON:
Sec. 1. RCW 74.09.160 and 1980 c 32 s 11 are each amended to read as follows:
vendor or group who has a contract and is rendering service to eligible persons
as defined in this chapter shall submit such charges as agreed upon between the
department and the individual or group ((
on a monthly basis and shall
present their final charges not more)) no later than (( one
hundred twenty days after)) twelve months from the (( termination))
date of service. If the final charges are not presented within the (( one
hundred twenty-day)) twelve-month period, they shall not be a
charge against the state (( unless previous extension in writing has been
given by the department)). Said (( one hundred twenty-day)) twelve-month
period may also be extended by regulation, but only if required by applicable
federal law or regulation, and to no more than the extension of time so
required. For services rendered prior to the effective date of this act,
final charges shall not be a charge against the state unless they are presented
within one hundred twenty days from the date of service.