Medicaid Innovation and Reform Commission; expands list of reforms to State Plan for assistance. (SB5004)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Medicaid Innovation and Reform Commission. Expands the list of reforms to the State Plan for Medical Assistance pursuant to Title XIX of the Social Security Act that must be implemented before the Medicaid Innovation and Reform Commission may approve coverage under the State Plan for Medical Assistance for newly eligible individuals in accordance with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; changes voting requirements to require a simple majority vote with all voting members from the House and Senate present to delay or suspend expanded coverage; and provides that any change to the State Plan for Medical Assistance to implement the provisions of the act shall be a private option plan and includes specific requirements for such plan. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


06/12/2014Unanimous consent to introduce
06/12/2014Presented and ordered printed 14200273D
06/12/2014Referred to Committee on Rules
06/12/2014Reported from Rules (10-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
06/12/2014Read first time
06/12/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
06/12/2014Constitutional reading dispensed (33-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
06/12/2014Defeated by Senate (19-Y 20-N) (see vote tally)
06/12/2014Reconsideration of defeated action agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
06/12/2014Passed by for the day
06/23/2014Passed by for the day
09/18/2014Passed by for the day