2008 Regular Session


File Code: Public Health Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 210
Sponsored By:
Senator Kelley (Chair, Joint Committee on Access to Mental Health Services) and Senators Astle, Conway, Gladden, Jones, Kasemeyer, Middleton, and Peters
Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Developmental Disabilities and Mental Health Services - Cost-of-Living Adjustment


Requiring that, beginning in fiscal year 2008, the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene adjust for inflation specified fees paid to a community developmental disabilities services provider or a community mental health services provider using the update factor recommended by the Community Services Reimbursement Rate Commission; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 2/13 at 1:00 p.m.
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Lisa A. Gladden, District 41
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator Edward J. Kasemeyer, District 12
Mental Health Services, Joint Committee on Access to
Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Community Facilities and Services
Developmental Disabilities
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Medical Assistance
Mental Health
Reimbursement Rates

Bill affects the following Statute:

Health - General
( 16-201.2 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments: None offered