Bill Text: IA SF146 | 2021-2022 | 89th General Assembly | Introduced


Bill Title: A bill for an act relating to provision of the state family planning network under the Medicaid program, and including effective date and repeal provisions.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 14-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2021-01-26 - Subcommittee: Edler, Sweeney, and Trone Garriott. S.J. 161. [SF146 Detail]

Download: Iowa-2021-SF146-Introduced.html
Senate File 146 - Introduced SENATE FILE 146 BY PETERSEN , MATHIS , RAGAN , WAHLS , J. SMITH , JOCHUM , QUIRMBACH , TRONE GARRIOTT , DOTZLER , BOULTON , CELSI , T. TAYLOR , BOLKCOM , and HOGG A BILL FOR An Act relating to provision of the state family planning 1 network under the Medicaid program, and including effective 2 date and repeal provisions. 3 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: 4 TLSB 1889XS (3) 89 pf/rh
S.F. 146 DIVISION I 1 IOWA FAMILY PLANNING NETWORK —— MEDICAID STATE PLAN AMENDMENT 2 Section 1. IOWA FAMILY PLANNING NETWORK —— MEDICAID STATE 3 PLAN AMENDMENT. The department of human services shall submit 4 a Medicaid state plan amendment to the centers for Medicare 5 and Medicaid services of the United States department of 6 health and human services for approval to establish the Iowa 7 family planning network with the same benefits, eligibility 8 requirements, and other provisions included in the Medicaid 9 Iowa family planning network waiver as approved by the centers 10 for Medicare and Medicaid services of the United States 11 department of health and human services in effect on June 30, 12 2017. 13 Sec. 2. EFFECTIVE DATE. This division of this Act, being 14 deemed of immediate importance, takes effect upon enactment. 15 DIVISION II 16 REPEAL OF STATE FAMILY PLANNING SERVICES PROGRAM 17 Sec. 3. REPEAL. Section 217.41B, Code 2021, is repealed. 18 Sec. 4. CONTINGENT EFFECTIVE DATE. The following take 19 effect upon receipt of approval by the department of human 20 services from the centers for Medicare and Medicaid services 21 of the United States department of health and human services 22 of the Medicaid state plan amendment submitted pursuant to 23 division I of this Act to establish the Iowa family planning 24 network: 25 The section of this division of this Act repealing section 26 217.41B, Code 2021. 27 EXPLANATION 28 The inclusion of this explanation does not constitute agreement with 29 the explanation’s substance by the members of the general assembly. 30 This bill relates to state family planning services. 31 Division I of the bill requires the department of human 32 services (DHS) to submit a Medicaid state plan amendment to 33 the centers for Medicare and Medicaid services of the United 34 States department of health and human services (CMS) for 35 -1- LSB 1889XS (3) 89 pf/rh 1/ 2
S.F. 146 approval to establish the Iowa family planning network with the 1 same benefits, eligibility requirements, and other provisions 2 included in the Medicaid Iowa family planning network waiver 3 as approved by CMS in effect on June 30, 2017. The section of 4 Division I of the bill requiring submission of the state plan 5 amendment takes effect upon enactment. 6 Division II of the bill repeals the state family planning 7 services program. The repeal of the program takes effect upon 8 receipt of approval by DHS from CMS of the Medicaid state plan 9 amendment establishing the Iowa family planning network. 10 -2- LSB 1889XS (3) 89 pf/rh 2/ 2
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