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Senate Amendment 3134

Amendment Text

PAG LIN
  1  1    Amend Senate File 211 as follows:
  1  2    #1.  By striking everything after the enacting
  1  3 clause and inserting the following:
  1  4    "Section 1.  Section 249A.3, subsection 2, Code
  1  5 1999, is amended by adding the following new lettered
  1  6 paragraph before paragraph a and renumbering the
  1  7 subsequent paragraphs:
  1  8    NEW PARAGRAPH.  a.  As allowed under 42 U.S.C. }
  1  9 1396a(a)(10)(A)(ii)(XIII), individuals with
  1 10 disabilities, who are members of families whose income
  1 11 is less than two hundred fifty percent of the most
  1 12 recently revised official poverty line published by
  1 13 the federal office of management and budget for the
  1 14 family, and who are otherwise eligible for medical
  1 15 assistance or additional medical assistance under this
  1 16 section but for earnings in excess of the limit
  1 17 established under 42 U.S.C. } 1396d(q)(2)(B).  As
  1 18 allowed by 42 U.S.C. } 1396a(r)(2), unearned income
  1 19 shall be disregarded in determining whether an
  1 20 individual is otherwise eligible for medical
  1 21 assistance or additional medical assistance under this
  1 22 paragraph.  For the purposes of determining the amount
  1 23 of an individual's resources under this paragraph, a
  1 24 maximum of ten thousand dollars of available resources
  1 25 shall be disregarded and any additional resources held
  1 26 in a retirement account, in a medical savings account,
  1 27 or in any other account approved under rules adopted
  1 28 by the department shall also be disregarded.
  1 29 Individuals eligible for assistance under this
  1 30 paragraph, whose individual income exceeds one hundred
  1 31 fifty percent of the official poverty line published
  1 32 by the federal office of management and budget for an
  1 33 individual, shall pay a premium.  The amount of the
  1 34 premium shall be based on a sliding fee schedule
  1 35 adopted by rule of the department and shall be based
  1 36 on a percentage of the individual's income.  The
  1 37 maximum premium payable by such individual shall be
  1 38 commensurate with premiums charged for private group
  1 39 health insurance in this state.  This paragraph shall
  1 40 be implemented no later than March 1, 2000."
  1 41    #2.  Title page, line 1, by striking the words
  1 42 "disabled persons" and inserting the following:
  1 43 "persons with disabilities".  
  1 44 
  1 45 
  1 46                               
  1 47 MAGGIE TINSMAN 
  1 48 SF 211.701 78
  1 49 pf/sc
     

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