OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sSB-559

AN ACT CONCERNING A PILOT PROGRAM FOR SMALL HOUSE NURSING HOMES.

AMENDMENT

LCO No.: 4752

File Copy No.: 599

Senate Calendar No.: 396

OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: See Below

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

This amendment exempts from the certificate of need process certain relocated nursing home beds. The nursing home beds exempted must be relocated within the same municipality and cannot have more than 60 Medicaid beds. This amendment has no direct fiscal impact as it is not anticipated to change the overall number of Medicaid funded nursing home beds.

The preceding Fiscal Impact statement is prepared for the benefit of the members of the General Assembly, solely for the purposes of information, summarization and explanation and does not represent the intent of the General Assembly or either chamber thereof for any purpose.