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Bill Detail: HB22-1247

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Title Additional Requirements Nursing Facility Funding
Status Governor Signed (04/25/2022)
Bill Subjects
  • Health Care & Health Insurance
House Sponsors L. Herod (D)
J. McCluskie (D)
Senate Sponsors B. Rankin (R)
C. Hansen (D)
House Committee Public and Behavioral Health & Human Services
Senate Committee Appropriations
Date Introduced 02/18/2022

Joint Budget Committee. The bill directs the department of
health care policy and financing (department) to do the following, with
respect to nursing facility providers (nursing facilities):
  • Issue additional supplemental payments as directed for the
2021-22 state fiscal year;

  • Establish reporting and result tracking requirements
necessary to administer additional supplemental funding;
  • Pursue federal matching funds to reduce the state share of
costs to the maximum amount possible; and
  • Engage with stakeholders to produce a report including
ways to improve methodology, practices regarding care and
services to compassionate release individuals from the
department of corrections, and funding for nursing
facilities. The department shall submit the report to the
joint budget committee and committees of the general
assembly on or before November 1, 2022.
The bill grants the department authority to promulgate rules as
necessary for implementation of the payments and their supporting
The supplemental payments and their supporting requirements are
repealed, effective July 1, 2023.

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