6168-S AMS OBAN S7099.1
SSB 6168 - S AMD 1196
By Senator O'Ban
NOT ADOPTED 02/27/2020
On page 129, line 31, increase the General Fund—State Appropriation (FY 2020) by $5,323,000
On page 129, line 33, increase the General Fund—State Appropriation (FY 2021) by $5,418,000
On page 129, line 35, increase the General Fund—Federal Appropriation by $10,741,000
Adjust the total appropriation accordingly.
On page 140, beginning on line 20, strike all of subsection (36) and insert the following:
"(36) $7,832,000 of the general fund—state appropriation for fiscal year 2020, $27,072,000 of the general fund—state appropriation for fiscal year 2021, and $34,904,000 of the general fund—federal appropriation are provided solely for implementation of Senate Bill No. 6396 (skilled nursing/rebase). If the bill is not enacted by June 30, 2020, the amounts provided in this subsection shall lapse."
EFFECT: Provides additional funding and repurposes existing funding provided for temporary inflationary increases of the Medicaid daily rates for skilled nursing facilities in order to implement SB 6396 (skilled nursing/rebase), which provides for an early rebase and an ongoing annual rebase of the Medicaid daily rates and provides ongoing inflationary adjustments.
FISCAL IMPACT (2019-2021): $10,741,000 Near General Fund—State/$21,482,000 Total Funds
FOUR-YEAR OUTLOOK EFFECT: $38,598,000 Near General Fund—State
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