Amendment #737 to H4700

MAAPS Out of State Language

Mr. Mark of Peru Moves to amend the bill by adding the following section:


“Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, the bureau of purchased services in the operational services division shall determine prices for programs under chapter 71B of the General Laws in fiscal year 2023 by increasing the final fiscal year 2022 price by the rate of inflation as determined by the division. The division shall adjust prices for extraordinary relief pursuant to subsection (4) of 808 CMR 1.06. The division shall accept applications for program reconstruction and special circumstances in fiscal year 2023. The division shall authorize the annual price for out-of-state purchasers requested by a program, not to exceed a maximum price determined by the bureau, by identifying the most recent price calculated for the program and applying the estimated rate of inflation for each year, as determined by the bureau under section 22N of chapter 7 of the General Laws, in which the rate of inflation is frozen beginning with fiscal year 2004, in a compounded manner for each fiscal year.”

Additional co-sponsor(s) added to Amendment #737 to H4700

MAAPS Out of State Language


Smitty Pignatelli

Michael J. Soter

Lindsay N. Sabadosa

David Paul Linsky

Steven S. Howitt

Angelo L. D'Emilia

David T. Vieira

Tricia Farley-Bouvier

Andres X. Vargas

Danillo A. Sena

Brandy Fluker Oakley

Daniel R. Carey

Michael P. Kushmerek

Brian W. Murray

Edward R. Philips

Natalie M. Higgins

Meghan Kilcoyne

Tami L. Gouveia

William J. Driscoll, Jr.

David Allen Robertson

Paul F. Tucker

Josh S. Cutler

Carmine Lawrence Gentile

James Arciero

Paul McMurtry

Sean Garballey

Colleen M. Garry

Tram T. Nguyen

David F. DeCoste

Bradley H. Jones, Jr.