Budget Amendment ID: FY2019-S4-587-R1

Redraft EHS 587

Nursing Home Facility Assessment

Messrs. Rodrigues, Ross and Eldridge, Ms. Friedman, Messrs. Pacheco, Cyr and Moore, Ms. L'Italien, Ms. Gobi, Messrs. Feeney, Lewis, Tarr, Collins, O'Connor, Fattman, Timilty, Brady and Rush moved that the proposed new text be amended by adding the following sentence:- “The executive office of health and human services shall utilize any unexpended balance from the cumulative total of the established nursing facility Medicaid rates for Fiscal Year 2019 to provide the funds to fully recognize the Medicaid share of the nursing home assessment established by section 63 of chapter 118E of the General Laws.”.