2017 Legislation
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APPROPRIATIONS – HEALTH AND WELFARE – MEDICAID – Appropriates $2,285,308,600 for the Medicaid Division in the Department of Health and Welfare for fiscal year 2018; limits the number of authorized full-time equivalent positions to 216 for fiscal year 2018; provides for transfers to the Cooperative Welfare Fund; directs transfers from trustee and benefit payments; provides legislative intent regarding program integrity; requires monthly Medicaid tracking reports; provides for transfers between programs; requires biannual reports regarding managed care implementation; requires an annual report on flexible spending authority; provides legislative intent for non-emergency medical transportation for fiscal year 2018; appropriates an additional $10,741,500 for the Medicaid Division for fiscal year 2017; reduces the appropriation by $22,600,000 for the Enhanced Medicaid Plan program for fiscal year 2017; authorizes 5 additional full-time equivalent positions for fiscal year 2017; and provides legislative intent for non-emergency medical transportation for fiscal year 2017.
  03/14 Introduced; read first time; referred to JR for Printing  
  Reported Printed; referred to Finance  
  Reported out of Committee with Do Pass Recommendation; Filed for second reading  
  03/15 Read second time; filed for Third Reading  
  03/16 Read third time in full – PASSED - 30-5-0
AYES – Ackerman(Den Hartog), Agenbroad, Anthon, Bair, Brackett, Buckner-Webb, Burgoyne, Crabtree, Davis, Guthrie, Hagedorn, Harris, Heider, Hill, Johnson, Jordan, Keough, Lakey, Lee, Lodge, Martin, Mortimer, Nye, Patrick, Siddoway, Souza, Stennett, Thayn, Ward-Engelking, Winder
NAYS – Bayer, Foreman, Nonini, Rice, Vick
Absent and excused – None
Floor Sponsor - Bair
Title apvd - to House
  03/17 Received from the Senate, Filed for First Reading  
  Read First Time, Filed for Second Reading  
  03/20 Read second time; Filed for Third Reading  
  03/21 U.C. to hold place on third reading calendar one legislative day  
  03/22 Read Third Time in Full – PASSED - 43-25-2
AYES – Amador, Anderson, Anderst, Armstrong, Bell, Blanksma, Burtenshaw, Chew, Clow, Collins, Dixon, Erpelding, Gannon, Gibbs, Giddings, Hixon, Horman, Jordan(Ringo), Kauffman, King, Kingsley, Kloc, Loertscher, Luker, Malek, Manwaring, McCrostie, McDonald, Miller, Monks, Moyle, Perry, Redman, Rubel, Smith, Stevenson, Syme, Toone, VanOrden, Wintrow, Wood, Youngblood, Mr. Speaker
NAYS – Barbieri, Boyle, Chaney, Cheatham, Crane, Dayley, DeMordaunt, Gestrin, Hanks, Harris, Holtzclaw, Kerby, Mendive, Moon, Nate, Packer, Palmer, Raybould, Scott, Thompson, Troy, Trujillo, Vander Woude, Zito, Zollinger
Absent – Hartgen, Shepherd
Floor Sponsor - Malek
Title apvd - to Senate
  03/23 Returned From House Passed; referred to enrolling  
  Reported enrolled; signed by President; to House for signature of Speaker  
  03/24 Received from Senate; Signed by Speaker; Returned to Senate  
  03/27 Reported signed by the Speaker & ordered delivered to Governor  
  Reported delivered to Governor at 11:10 a.m. on 03/27/17  
  04/04 Signed by Governor on 04/04/17
    Session Law Chapter 227
    Effective: 04/04/2017 SECTIONS 11-15;
07/01/2017 all other SECTIONS