HB 535: Medicaid Eligibility
GENERAL BILL by Patronis ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Van Zant
Medicaid Eligibility; Provides conditions for DCF to evaluate applicant's life insurance policy when determining eligibility for Medicaid services; authorizes AHCA to use federal or state funds under Medicaid program to pay life insurance premiums of an applicant or recipient; provides restrictions on sale, assignation, or transfer of ownership of life insurance policy for which state is named as beneficiary or which is collaterally assigned to state; provides conditions for owner of life insurance policy to enter into viatical settlement contract with health care services provider for coverage of Medicaid long-term care services; requires that all marketing materials, actuarial memoranda, & pricing methodologies used by viatical settlement provider be filed with & approved by OIR.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 House - Died in Health Innovation Subcommittee
Location: In committee/council (HIS)
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Health Innovation Subcommittee; Insurance and Banking Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 61
• Introduced -HJ 60
• Died in Health Innovation Subcommittee
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