Maine LD 1473: Resolve, To Increase Access to Opiate Addiction Treatment in Maine

LD 1473 (subjects: MEDICAID , MAINECARE )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=1473&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Sen. David Woodsome of York: (R – District 33) — e-mail | Facebook

9 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
12/18/2015 Senate Received by the Secretary of the Senate on December 18, 2015 and REFERRED to the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES pursuant to Joint Rule 308.2
3/15/2016 Senate Report READ and ACCEPTED.

READ ONCE.

Committee Amendment “A” (S-392) READ and ADOPTED.

Under suspension of the Rules, READ A SECOND TIME and PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED AS AMENDED BY Committee Amendment “A” (S-392) .

Ordered sent down forthwith for concurrence.
3/16/2016 House CONSENT CALENDAR – FIRST DAY
On OBJECTION of Representative FREDETTE of Newport REMOVED.
The Committee Report was READ and ACCEPTED.
ROLL CALL NO. 498
(Yeas 100 – Nays 43 – Absent 8 – Excused 0)
The Resolve was READ ONCE.
Committee Amendment “A” (S-392) was READ and ADOPTED.
TOMORROW ASSIGNED FOR SECOND READING.
3/17/2016 House Committee on Bills in the Second Reading Reports no further verbal amendments necessary Representative McLEAN of Gorham, Chair, House of Representatives Report Accepted.

READ the Second Time.
The Resolve was PASSED TO BE ENGROSSED as Amended by Committee Amendment “A” (S-392).
In concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
3/22/2016 House FINALLY PASSED.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
3/23/2016 Senate On motion by Senator HAMPER of Oxford PLACED ON THE SPECIAL APPROPRIATIONS TABLE pending FINAL PASSAGE in concurrence
4/29/2016 Senate In possession of the Senate when the Senate ADJOURNED SINE DIE and PLACED IN THE LEGISLATIVE FILES (DEAD).

Bill Text

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Resolve, To Increase Access to Opiate Addiction Treatment in Maine

Sec.
1.
MaineCare reimbursement rates for outpatient opioid treatment. Resolved: That the Department of Health and Human Services shall amend Rule Chapter 101, MaineCare Benefits Manual, Chapter III, Section 65 regarding the reimbursement rate paid to outpatient opioid treatment providers to increase the rate from $60 to $80 a week. The department shall take all necessary actions to implement the reimbursement increase under this section.

SUMMARY

This resolve directs the Department of Health and Human Services to amend its MaineCare rules regarding the reimbursement rate paid to outpatient opioid treatment providers to increase the rate from $60 to $80 a week.

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