SB 248: Medical Assistance Funding for Lawfully Residing Children
GENERAL BILL by Garcia ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Gaetz ; Soto
Medical Assistance Funding for Lawfully Residing Children; Defining the term “lawfully residing child”; revising eligibility for the Florida Kidcare program to conform to changes made by the act; clarifying that undocumented immigrants are excluded from eligibility; providing eligibility for optional payments for medical assistance and related services for certain lawfully residing children; clarifying that undocumented immigrants are excluded from eligibility for optional Medicaid payments or related services, etc.
Last Action: 3/11/2016 Senate - Died in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5101 (Ch. 2016-65)
Location: In committee/council (AP)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 21
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 11/02/15, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by Health Policy; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 125
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services -SJ 125
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, 11/18/15, 10:00 am, 401 Senate Office Building
• Subcommittee Recommendation: Favorable by Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 128
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 128
• Introduced -SJ 21
• Died in Appropriations, companion bill(s) passed, see HB 5101 (Ch. 2016-65)
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