HB185 (2021) Detail

Removing the work requirement of the New Hampshire granite advantage health care program.


HB 185-FN - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2021 SESSION

21-0203

08/10

 

HOUSE BILL 185-FN

 

AN ACT removing the work requirement of the New Hampshire granite advantage health care program.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Schapiro, Ches. 16; Rep. Salloway, Straf. 5; Rep. Knirk, Carr. 3; Rep. Schultz, Merr. 18; Rep. McWilliams, Merr. 27; Sen. Rosenwald, Dist 13

 

COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill removes the work and community engagement requirements of the New Hampshire granite advantage health care program.

 

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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

21-0203

08/10

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT removing the work requirement of the New Hampshire granite advantage health care program.

 

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

 

1 Repeal.   The following are repealed:

I.  RSA 126-AA:2, I(h), relative to  savings generated as a result of individuals disenrolled in the New Hampshire granite advantage health care program for failing to meet the work requirements.

II.  RSA 126-AA:2, III-IV, relative to the work and community engagement requirements under the New Hampshire granite advantage health care program.

III.  RSA 126-AA:4, II(a)(9), relative to a certain duty of the commission to evaluate the effectiveness and future of the New Hampshire granite advantage health care program.

IV.  RSA 126-AA:4, II(d), relative to making a certain recommendation relative to the work and community engagement requirement.

2   Effective Date.   This act shall take effect upon its passage.

 

LBA

21-0203

12/16/20

 

HB 185-FN- FISCAL NOTE

AS INTRODUCED

 

AN ACT removing the work requirement of the New Hampshire granite advantage health care program.

 

FISCAL IMPACT:      [ X ] State              [    ] County               [    ] Local              [    ] None

 

 

 

Estimated Increase / (Decrease)

STATE:

FY 2021

FY 2022

FY 2023

FY 2024

   Appropriation

$0

$0

$0

$0

   Revenue

$0

$0

$0

$0

   Expenditures

Indeterminable

Indeterminable

Indeterminable

Indeterminable

Funding Source:

  [    ] General            [    ] Education            [    ] Highway           [ X ] Other - Revenues deposited into the NH Granite Advantage Health Care Trust Fund

 

 

 

 

 

METHODOLOGY:

This bill removes the work and community engagement requirements from the New Hampshire Granite Advantage Health Care Program established in RSA 126-AA.  The Department of Health and Human Services states that the bill's fiscal impact is indeterminable, as the Department is currently prohibited from implementing the existing requirement due to a legal order issued by the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia on July 29, 2019.  

 

AGENCIES CONTACTED:

Department of Health and Human Services

 

Links

HB185 at GenCourtMobile
HB185 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 2, 2021 House Hearing
House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB185 Revision: 31456 Date: Jan. 4, 2021, 2:47 p.m.

Docket


: Special Order to Regular Calendar of next Session day Without Objection


: Minority Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate


: Majority Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 11-10; RC) HC 12 P. 30


Feb. 2, 2021: Public Hearing: 02/02/2021 01:00 pm Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://www.zoom.us/j/91285911171 / Executive session on pending legislation may be held throughout the day (time permitting) from the time the committee is initially convened.


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs HJ 2 P. 38


Jan. 6, 2020: To Be Introduced 01/06/2020 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs