HB 267/FN (BR 918) - J. Wayne, J. Adams, Ro. Adams, R. Adkins, S. Alexander, H. Anderson, J. Arnold Jr., A. Arnold, B. Ausmus, III, E. Ballard, J. Barrows, C. Belcher, L. Belcher, J. Bowling, K. Bratcher, J. Bruce, B. Buckingham, T. Burch, S. Cave, P. Childers, P. Clark, J. Coleman, B. Colter, H. Cornett, J. Crenshaw, R. Crimm, R. Damron, B. DeWeese, T. Feeley, C. Geveden, G. Graham, B. Heleringer, C. Hoffman, D. Horlander, J. Jenkins, S. Johns, E. Jordan, P. Marcotte, M. Marzian, L. Napier, S. Nunn, R. Palumbo, M. Rader, J. Reinhardt, W. Scott, C. Siler, J. Stacy, K. Stein, J. Stewart, G. Stumbo, G. Tapp, M. Treesh, J. Turner, R. Webb, S. Westrom
AN ACT related to Medicaid reimbursement for dentists and making an appropriation therefor.
Amend KRS 205.621 to require dentists participating in the Medicaid program or a Medicaid managed care partnership to be reimbursed at or equal to one hundred percent (100%) of the seventy-fifth percentile of fees paid within the East South Central region of the United States based on the most recent survey of dental fees completed by the American Dental Association; require a biennial review and adjustment of rates; and appropriate forty million dollars ($40,000,000) per each year of the biennium for dental services for Medicaid recipients.
HB 267 - AMENDMENTS
HCS/FN - Amend to provide that dentists participating in the Medicaid program shall be reimbursed at t rate equal to or greater than 100% of the seventy-fifth percentile of fees paid to all dentists in the East South Central region.
HCA (1, J. Wayne) - Amend to delete the appropriation.
HCA (2/Title, J. Wayne) - Make title amendment.
Jan 5-introduced in House
Jan 6-to Health and Welfare (H)
Jan 10-reassigned to Appropriations and Revenue (H)
Mar 6-posted in committee
Mar 13-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute, committee amendments (1) and (2-title)
Mar 14-2nd reading, to Rules; posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Wednesday, March 15, 2000
Mar 15-3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Substitute, committee amendments (1) and (2-title)
Mar 16-received in Senate
Mar 21-to Appropriations and Revenue (S)