Category: Health Care
HB 739 (2019)
House/Senate Bill: House
Description: Requires parity between mental health services and medical expenses for purposes of the spend-down requirement for persons receiving public assistance, such as Medicaid. The spend-down requirement provides an opportunity for people above the income limits for eligibility to become eligible after "spending down" their income on medical expenses.
Bill Sponsor: Nancy A. Murphy
Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Next Hearing Date: Tue, 03/05/2019
Next Voting Date: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information