KY HB320 | 2019 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 6-0)
Status: Passed on March 26 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-03-26 - signed by Governor (KY Acts ch. 114)
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Create new sections of KRS Chapter 205 to establish hospital rate improvement programs that require hospitals to pay an assessment into a fund to be used as state matching dollars for federal Medicaid funds; establish formulas for collection of the assessments and for making supplemental payments to hospitals; condition the program on federal approval; create the hospital Medicaid assessment fund to be administered by the Department for Medicaid Services; APPROPRIATION.

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AN ACT relating to hospital rate improvement programs and making an appropriation therefor.


Roll Calls

2019-03-13 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 320 (Y: 93 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2019-03-07 - Senate - Senate: Third Reading RSN# 932 (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-02-22 - House - House: Third Reading RCS# 104 (Y: 95 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 5) [PASS]


2019-03-26Housesigned by Governor (KY Acts ch. 114)
2019-03-14Housedelivered to Governor
2019-03-14Houseenrolled, signed by President of the Senate
2019-03-13Houseenrolled, signed by Speaker of the House
2019-03-13Housepassed 93-4
2019-03-13HouseHouse concurred in Senate Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-12Houseposted for passage for concurrence in Senate Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-07Houseto Rules (H)
2019-03-07Housereceived in House
2019-03-07Senate3rd reading, passed 37-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
2019-03-07Senateposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, March 7, 2019
2019-03-06Senatereported favorably, 2nd reading, to Rules with Committee Substitute (1) as a consent bill
2019-03-05Senatereturned to Health & Welfare (S)
2019-03-05Senate1st reading
2019-03-05Senatetaken from Health & Welfare (S)
2019-02-27Senateto Health & Welfare (S)
2019-02-25Senatereceived in Senate
2019-02-22House3rd reading, passed 95-0
2019-02-20Houseposted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Thursday, February 21, 2019
2019-02-20House2nd reading, to Rules
2019-02-19Housereported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
2019-02-13Houseposted in committee
2019-02-13Houseto Appropriations & Revenue (H)
2019-02-12Houseintroduced in House


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