Maine LD 605: Resolve, To Provide Certain Dental Services to Pregnant Women Enrolled in the MaineCare Program

LD 605 (subjects: MEDICAID , MAINECARE )

Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=605&PID=1456&snum=127


Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support


Sponsors

Principal Sponsor: Rep. John L. Martin of Eagle Lake: (D – District 151) — e-mail

9 Cosponsors:

Actions

Chamber

Action
3/3/2015 House Committee on Health and Human Services suggested and ordered printed.
The Resolve was REFERRED to the Committee on HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
3/5/2015 Senate On motion by Senator Brakey of Androscoggin, REFERRED to the Committee on Health and Human Services, in concurrence.
4/23/2015 Senate Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)

Bill Text

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Resolve, To Provide Certain Dental Services to Pregnant Women Enrolled in the MaineCare Program

Sec.
1.
Department of Health and Human Services to amend its rules to provide dental services to pregnant women. Resolved: That, by January 1, 2016, the Department of Health and Human Services shall amend Rule Chapter 101, MaineCare Benefits Manual, Chapter II, Section 25 to cover diagnostic, preventive, restorative and periodontic dental services for pregnant women 21 years of age and older. Rules adopted pursuant to this section are routine technical rules pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, chapter 375, subchapter 2-A.

summary

This resolve requires the Department of Health and Human Services to amend Rule Chapter 101, MaineCare Benefits Manual, Chapter II, Section 25 to cover diagnostic, preventive, restorative and periodontic dental services for pregnant women 21 years of age and older.

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