LD 376 LR 731(01)
Resolve, To Increase Certain Chiropractic Reimbursement Rates under the MaineCare Program
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Sen. Lawrence of York
Committee: Health and Human Services
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
FY 2021-22 FY 2022-23 Projections  FY 2023-24 Projections  FY 2024-25
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $38,434 $76,696 $76,696 $76,696
General Fund $38,434 $76,696 $76,696 $76,696
Federal Expenditures Fund $68,398 $136,967 $136,967 $136,967
Federal Expenditures Fund $68,398 $136,967 $136,967 $136,967
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The Department of Health and Human Services will require General Fund appropriations of $38,434 in fiscal year 2021-22 and $76,696 in fiscal year 2022-23, by January 1, 2022, to amend its rules in Chapter 101: MaineCare Benefits Manual, Chapter III, Section 15 to increase reimbursement rates for chiropractic services for manipulative treatments under procedure codes 98940, 98941 and 98942 to no less than 70% of the federal Medicare reimbursement rate for these services. Federal Expenditures Fund allocations are also included in this bill for the FMAP match.