Category: Health Care

HB 739 (2019)

House/Senate Bill: NH 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: Wed, 01/08/2020

Bill Status

Passed House
Passed House Committee: Yes
Passed House: Yes
Passed Senate Committee: No
Passed Senate: No
Signed by Governor: No

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