House File 2319 - Enrolled

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  1  1                                             HOUSE FILE 2319
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  1  3                             AN ACT
  1  4 RELATING TO THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE AMOUNT FOR RESIDENTS
  1  5    OF NURSING FACILITIES UNDER THE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
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  1  7 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA:
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  1  9    Section 1.  NEW SECTION.  249A.30A  MEDICAL ASSISTANCE ==
  1 10 PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE.
  1 11    The personal needs allowance under the medical assistance
  1 12 program, which may be retained by a resident of a nursing
  1 13 facility as defined in section 135C.1, shall be fifty dollars
  1 14 per month.
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  1 16                                                             
  1 17                               CHRISTOPHER C. RANTS
  1 18                               Speaker of the House
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  1 21                                                             
  1 22                               JEFFREY M. LAMBERTI
  1 23                               President of the Senate
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  1 25    I hereby certify that this bill originated in the House and
  1 26 is known as House File 2319, Eighty=first General Assembly.
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  1 29                                                             
  1 30                               MARGARET THOMSON
  1 31                               Chief Clerk of the House
  1 32 Approved                , 2006
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  2  1 THOMAS J. VILSACK
  2  2 Governor