LD 362 LR 166(02)
Resolve, To Require the Department of Health and Human Services To Submit a State Plan Amendment To Exempt Retirement and Educational Assets from Calculations for Medicaid Eligibility
Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "
Committee: Health and Human Services
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
FY 2019-20 FY 2020-21 Projections  FY 2021-22 Projections  FY 2022-23
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $0 $127,146 $119,964 $119,964
General Fund $0 $127,146 $119,964 $119,964
Federal Expenditures Fund $0 $211,428 $211,428 $211,428
Other Special Revenue Funds $0 $21,545 $0 $0
Federal Expenditures Fund $0 $211,428 $211,428 $211,428
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The bill includes a General Fund appropriation to the Department of Health and Human Services of $127,146 in fiscal year 2020-21 for medical claims of disabled individuals under 65 years of age with a minor child who would become MaineCare eligible if assets in qualifying retirement accounts and education accounts were disregarded and for Automated Client Eligiblity System technology upgrades and testing. A Federal Expenditures Fund allocation and an Other Special Revenue Funds allocation are also included for the FMAP match.