Substitute for Raised S.B. No. 558
Session Year 2008
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY OF HOSPICE SERVICES UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

To amend the Medicaid state plan to include hospice services as a covered service under the Medicaid program.

Introduced by:
Human Services Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 6/12/2008Signed by the Governor
 5/29/2008Transmitted to the Secretary of State
 5/21/2008(LCO)Public Act 08-158
 5/7/2008In Concurrence
 5/7/2008House Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/7/2008House Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/2/2008House Calendar Number 531
 5/2/2008Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, House
 5/2/2008Rules Suspended, Transmitted to the House
 5/2/2008On Consent Calendar
 5/2/2008Senate Passed as Amended by Senate Amendment Schedule A
 5/2/2008Amendment Withdrawn, Senate Amendment Schedule B 4651
 5/2/2008Senate Adopted Senate Amendment Schedule A 5747
 4/30/2008Removed from the Foot of the Calendar, Senate
 4/22/2008Moved to Foot of the Calendar, Senate
 4/17/2008(LCO)File Number 648
 4/17/2008Senate Calendar Number 417
 4/17/2008Favorable Report, Tabled for the Calendar, Senate
 4/17/2008(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 4/11/2008(LCO)Referred to Office of Legislative Research and Office of Fiscal Analysis 04/16/08 5:00 PM
 4/1/2008(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/28/2008(APP)Joint Favorable Substitute
 3/25/2008Favorable Change of Reference, House to Committee on Appropriations
 3/24/2008Favorable Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Appropriations
 3/20/2008(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/18/2008(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/18/2008(HS)Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference Appropriations
 3/11/2008(HS)Vote to Hold Until Next Meeting
 2/29/2008Public Hearing 03/04
 2/28/2008Referred to Joint Committee on Human Services

Co-sponsors of SB-558

Sen. John A. Kissel, 7th Dist.
Rep. Ron Burns, 77th Dist.
Rep. Henry J. Genga, 10th Dist.
Sen. Jonathan A. Harris, 5th Dist.
Rep. Lawrence F. Cafero, 142nd Dist.
Rep. Kevin Witkos, 17th Dist.
Sen. Edith G. Prague, 19th Dist.
Rep. Denise W. Merrill, 54th Dist.
Rep. Bruce Zalaski, 81st Dist.
Rep. Felipe Reinoso, 130th Dist.
Rep. Elissa T. Wright, 41st Dist.
Rep. Marie Lopez Kirkley-Bey, 5th Dist.
Rep. Peter A. Tercyak, 26th Dist.
Rep. Lawrence G. Miller, 122nd Dist.
Rep. Anne L. Ruwet, 65th Dist.
Rep. Mary Ann Carson, 108th Dist.
Rep. Kathleen M. Tallarita, 58th Dist.
Rep. William Aman, 14th Dist.
Rep. Sandy H. Nafis, 27th Dist.
Rep. Patricia M. Widlitz, 98th Dist.
Sen. Paul R. Doyle, 9th Dist.
Sen. Thomas A. Colapietro, 31st Dist.
Sen. Mary Ann Handley, 4th Dist.
Rep. Vincent J. Candelora, 86th Dist.
Sen. John W. Fonfara, 1st Dist.
Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Rep. Joe Aresimowicz, 30th Dist.
Rep. Deborah W. Heinrich, 101st Dist.
Rep. Catherine F. Abercrombie, 83rd Dist.

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