Medicaid; withdrawal upon passage of federal health reform. (HB345)

Introduced By

Del. Bob Marshall (R-Manassas)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Medicaid; withdrawal upon passage of federal health reform.  Requires the state to withdraw from the Medicaid program upon passage of federal health care reform that substantially diminishes the state's authority in administering medical services through the Medicaid program using one or more of the following measures: a reduced ability to serve the state's children through the SCHIP program rather than through Medicaid, requirements to cover individuals at higher income levels than currently required, increased federal review of reimbursements made to Medicaid providers, additional mandates of services currently allowed under the Medicaid program at the state's option, additional federal review of managed care networks, additional federal review of Medicaid eligibility determinations, and any other measure that, in the opinion of the Attorney General, substantially reduce the state's authority in administering medical assistance through the Medicaid program. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/11/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10100546D
01/11/2010Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/19/2010Assigned App. sub: Health and Human Resources
02/08/2010Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2010Left in Appropriations