LD 1938 LR 2640(02)
An Act Concerning MaineCare Coverage for Donor Breast Milk
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 $207,673 $207,831 $207,831
General Fund $0 $207,673 $207,831 $207,831
Federal Expenditures Fund $0 $364,705 $364,548 $364,548
Federal Expenditures Fund $0 $364,705 $364,548 $364,548
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The bill includes General Fund appropriations to the Department of Health and Human Services of  $207,673 in fiscal year 2020-21 to provide reimbursement under the MaineCare program for pasteurized donor breast milk provided to an infant if a physician, physician assistant or advanced practice registered nurse signs an order stating that such milk is necessary. Federal Expenditures Fund allocations will also be included for the FMAP match.