March 2008 Special Session
2007 - 2008 LEGISLATURE
SENATE AMENDMENT 1,
TO ASSEMBLY BILL 1
March 20, 2008 - Offered by Committee on Finance.
At the locations indicated, amend the bill, as shown by assembly bill
1, as 2
13.101 (18) of the statutes is created to read:
Notwithstanding sub. (4), the committee may not transfer moneys 6
from the appropriation account under s. 20.435 (4) (xc) to another appropriation 7
20.005 (3) (schedule) of the statutes: at the appropriate place, 10
insert the following amounts for the purposes indicated:
- See PDF for table
20.435 (4) (gp) of the statutes is repealed.
AB1-SA1, s. 9ad
20.435 (4) (xc) of the statutes is created to read:
(xc) Hospital assessment fund; hospital payments and refunds. 8
Biennially, from the medical assessment trust fund, the amounts in the schedule for 9
increased payments and refunds to hospitals and for higher capitated payment rates 10
under s. 49.45 (58) (a), as the Medical Assistance nonfederal share, in order to 11
increase payment rates in excess of the aggregate inpatient and outpatient hospital 12
payment rates in effect in fiscal year 2006-07 for services provided by hospitals 13
under the Medical Assistance program administered under subch. IV of ch. 49.
AB1-SA1, s. 9ae
20.435 (4) (xd) of the statutes is created to read:
(xd) Hospital assessment fund; Medical Assistance program benefits. 2
Biennially, from the hospital assessment fund, the amounts in the schedule to 3
provide a portion of the state share of Medical Assistance program benefits 4
administered under subch. IV of ch. 49.
AB1-SA1, s. 9af
20.566 (1) (ho) of the statutes is created to read:
(ho) Collections under multistate streamlined sales tax project.
moneys collected under the multistate streamlined sales tax project as provided 8
under s. 73.03 (28e), a sum sufficient to pay the dues necessary to participate in the 9
governing board of the multistate streamlined sales tax project.
AB1-SA1, s. 9ag
20.866 (2) (uur) of the statutes is amended to read:
(uur) Transportation; state highway rehabilitation projects.
the capital improvement fund, a sum sufficient for the department of transportation 13
to fund state highway rehabilitation projects, as provided under s. 84.95. The state 14
may contract public debt in an amount not to exceed $250,000,000 $300,000,000
AB1-SA1, s. 9ah
25.17 (1) (gs) of the statutes is created to read:
(gs) Hospital assessment fund (s. 25.772);
2025.69 Permanent endowment fund.
There is established a separate 21
nonlapsible trust fund designated as the permanent endowment fund, consisting of 22
all of the proceeds from the sale of the state's right to receive payments under the 23
Attorneys General Master Tobacco Settlement Agreement of November 23, 1998, 24
and all investment earnings on the proceeds. There is transferred from the
permanent endowment fund to the Medical Assistance trust fund
in each fiscal year.
425.772 Hospital assessment fund.
There is established a separate 5
nonlapsible trust fund designated as the hospital assessment fund, to consist of all 6
moneys received under s. 50.375 from assessments on hospitals.
AB1-SA1, s. 9ak
46.27 (9) (a) of the statutes is amended to read:
(a) The department may select up to 5 counties that volunteer to 9
participate in a pilot project under which they will receive certain funds allocated for 10
long-term care. The department shall allocate a level of funds to these counties 11
equal to the amount that would otherwise be paid under s. 20.435 (4) (b), (gp), or
, to nursing homes for providing care because of increased utilization of 13
nursing home services, as estimated by the department. In estimating these levels, 14
the department shall exclude any increased utilization of services provided by state 15
centers for the developmentally disabled. The department shall calculate these 16
amounts on a calendar year basis under sub. (10).
AB1-SA1, s. 9aL
46.27 (10) (a) 1. of the statutes is amended to read:
(a) 1. The department shall determine for each county participating 19
in the pilot project under sub. (9) a funding level of state medical assistance 20
expenditures to be received by the county. This level shall equal the amount that the 21
department determines would otherwise be paid under s. 20.435 (4) (b), (gp), or
, or because of increased utilization of nursing home services, as estimated by 23
AB1-SA1, s. 9am
46.275 (5) (a) of the statutes is amended to read:
(a) Medical Assistance reimbursement for services a county, or the 2
department under sub. (3r), provides under this program is available from the 3
appropriation accounts under s. 20.435 (4) (b), (gp),
(w), and (xd)
. If 2 or more 4
counties jointly contract to provide services under this program and the department 5
approves the contract, Medical Assistance reimbursement is also available for 6
services provided jointly by these counties.
AB1-SA1, s. 9an
46.275 (5) (c) of the statutes is amended to read:
(c) The total allocation under s. 20.435 (4) (b), (gp),
to counties and to the department under sub. (3r) for services provided under 10
this section may not exceed the amount approved by the federal department of health 11
and human services. A county may use funds received under this section only to 12
provide services to persons who meet the requirements under sub. (4) and may not 13
use unexpended funds received under this section to serve other developmentally 14
disabled persons residing in the county.
AB1-SA1, s. 9ao
46.283 (5) of the statutes is amended to read:
46.283 (5) Funding.
From the appropriation accounts under s. 20.435 (4) (b), 17
(w), and (xd)
and (7) (b), (bd), and (md), the department may 18
contract with organizations that meet standards under sub. (3) for performance of 19
the duties under sub. (4) and shall distribute funds for services provided by resource 20
(a) From the appropriation accounts under s. 20.435 (4) (b), (g), (gp), 24
(im), (o), and
(w), and (xd)
and (7) (b), (bd), and (g), the department shall provide 25
funding on a capitated payment basis for the provision of services under this section.
Notwithstanding s. 46.036 (3) and (5m), a care management organization that is 2
under contract with the department may expend the funds, consistent with this 3
section, including providing payment, on a capitated basis, to providers of services 4
under the family care benefit.
AB1-SA1, s. 9aq
46.485 (2g) (intro.) of the statutes is amended to read:
(intro.) From the appropriation accounts under s. 20.435 (4) (b) and 7(gp) (xd)
, the department may in each fiscal year transfer funds to the appropriation 8
under s. 20.435 (7) (kb) for distribution under this section and from the appropriation 9account
under s. 20.435 (7) (mb) the department may not shall
distribute more than 10
$1,330,500 in each fiscal year to applying counties in this state that meet all of the 11
following requirements, as determined by the department:
AB1-SA1, s. 9bd
49.155 (6m) of the statutes is created to read:
49.155 (6m) Authorization for payment.
(a) In this subsection:
1. "Certified provider" means a child care provider certified under s. 48.651.
2. "Child care administrative agency" means any agency that has a contract 17
with the department to administer child care funds or any agency that has a 18
subcontract to administer child care funds with an agency that has a contract with 19
3. "Licensed provider" means a child care provider licensed under s. 48.65.
(b) A child care administrative agency shall authorize payment to child care 22
providers as follows:
1. For a licensed provider, the child care administrative agency shall authorize 24
payment based on authorized units of service, except as follows: