Bill Details - SB274 (2019)

SB 274 - AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE

 

02/21/2019   0499s

2019 SESSION

19-1022

01/05

 

SENATE BILL 274

 

AN ACT relative to the newborn home visiting program.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Bradley, Dist 3; Sen. Birdsell, Dist 19; Sen. Cavanaugh, Dist 16; Sen. Chandley, Dist 11; Sen. Dietsch, Dist 9; Sen. Feltes, Dist 15; Sen. French, Dist 7; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21; Sen. Gray, Dist 6; Sen. Hennessey, Dist 5; Sen. Kahn, Dist 10; Sen. Morgan, Dist 23; Sen. Rosenwald, Dist 13; Sen. Sherman, Dist 24; Sen. Ward, Dist 8; Sen. Watters, Dist 4; Rep. Danielson, Hills. 7; Rep. Wallner, Merr. 10; Rep. Berrien, Rock. 18; Rep. Marsh, Carr. 8

 

COMMITTEE: Health and Human Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill declares that the newborn home visiting program shall be available to all Medicaid eligible families.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

02/21/2019   0499s 19-1022

01/05

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to the newborn home visiting program.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  New Section; Home Visiting Program.  Amend RSA 167 by inserting after section 68 the following new section:

167:68-a  Home Visiting Programs.  Home visiting programs for children and their families established pursuant to this subdivision shall be made available to all Medicaid eligible children and pregnant women without restriction.  The commissioner shall adopt rules, pursuant to RSA 541-A, relative to administering this section.

2  New Paragraph; Rulemaking Added.  Amend RSA 167:3-c by inserting after paragraph XIV the following new paragraph:

XV.  Procedures for making the home visiting program available to all Medicaid eligible children and pregnant women pursuant to RSA 167:68-a.

3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and Referred to Health and Human Services; SJ 4
Feb. 12, 2019 Hearing: 02/12/2019, Room 101, LOB, 02:15 pm; SC 10
Feb. 21, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0499s, 02/21/2019; SC 11
Feb. 21, 2019 Committee Amendment # 2019-0499s, AA, VV; 02/21/2019; SJ 6
Feb. 21, 2019 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-0499s, RC 24Y-0N, MA; OT3rdg; 02/21/2019; SJ 6

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 12, 2019 Senate Hearing
Feb. 21, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB274 Revision: 5262 Date: Jan. 28, 2019, 3:45 p.m.
SB274 Revision: 5384 Date: Feb. 21, 2019, 12:17 p.m.