Florida Senate - 2022                                    SB 1704
       By Senator Ausley
       3-00641-22                                            20221704__
    1                        A bill to be entitled                      
    2         An act relating to the Social Services Estimating
    3         Conference; amending s. 216.136, F.S.; requiring the
    4         Social Services Estimating Conference to develop
    5         specified information related to the home-based and
    6         community-based Medicaid waiver program; providing an
    7         effective date.
    9  Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
   11         Section 1. Paragraph (c) is added to subsection (6) of
   12  section 216.136, Florida Statutes, to read:
   13         216.136 Consensus estimating conferences; duties and
   14  principals.—
   16         (c) The Social Services Estimating Conference shall develop
   17  information related to the iBudget system for the home-based and
   18  community-based Medicaid waiver services program and must
   19  include iBudget enrollment, the number of current waiver
   20  recipients, the size of the waiting list, the utilization rate
   21  of program services, and expenditure information that the
   22  conference determines is needed to plan for and project future
   23  budgets and the drawdown of federal matching funds.
   24         Section 2. This act shall take effect July 1, 2022.