HB 41 (BR 1061) - M. Marzian, J. Barrows, C. Belcher, I. Branham, B. Colter, J. Jenkins, K. Stein, S. Westrom
AN ACT relating to the Kentucky Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Act of 2002.
Create a new section of KRS 205.510 to 205.645 to expand Medicaid coverage to offer benefits to uninsured women who are under age 65, have been diagnosed with breast or cervical cancer or precancerous conditions through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, and who are not otherwise covered by insurance; require Department for Medicaid Services to request federal approval of this expansion; and require department to promulgate administrative regulations to implement the program.
(Prefiled by the sponsor(s))
Jan 8-introduced in House; to Health and Welfare (H)