1915(c) Home and Community-Based Services Medicaid Waivers; state plan amendments, program rule. (HB1318)

Introduced By

Del. Josh Cole (D-Fredericksburg) with support from co-patron Del. Irene Shin (D-Herndon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Department of Medical Assistance Services; Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services; 1915(c) Home and Community-Based Services Medicaid Waivers; state plan amendments; program rule modifications. Directs the Department of Medical Assistance Services and the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to seek to modify the program rules for certain 1915(c) Home and Community-Based Services Medicaid Waivers to eliminate the requirement that in order for a legally responsible individual to receive reimbursement for personal care services, no one else be available to provide such services to the Medicaid member. This bill incorporates HB 1282. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/10/2024Presented and ordered printed 24104677D
01/10/2024Referred to Committee on Health and Human Services
01/23/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1318)
01/23/2024Assigned sub: Social Services
02/01/2024Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
02/06/2024Reported from Health and Human Services with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/06/2024Committee substitute printed 24106944D-H1
02/06/2024Incorporates HB1282 (Wilt)
02/07/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1318H1)
02/08/2024Read first time
02/09/2024Read second time
02/09/2024Committee substitute agreed to 24106944D-H1
02/09/2024Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1318H1
02/12/2024Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (100-Y 0-N)
02/12/2024VOTE: Block Vote Passage (100-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2024Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/2024Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/19/2024Assigned Education and Health Sub: Health
02/22/2024Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/22/2024Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
02/27/2024Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/27/2024Reported from Finance and Appropriations (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/28/2024Read third time
02/28/2024Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/05/2024Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1318ER)
03/05/2024Impact statement from DPB (HB1318ER)
03/11/2024Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on March 11, 2024
03/11/2024G Governor's Action Deadline 11:59 p.m., April 8, 2024
04/05/2024G Approved by Governor-Chapter 551 (effective 7/1/24)

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