Human Services Committee

JOINT FAVORABLE REPORT

Bill No.:

HB-5297

Title:

AN ACT CONCERNING THE STATUS OF THE MONEY FOLLOWS THE PERSON PROJECT.

Vote Date:

3/12/2009

Vote Action:

Joint Favorable Substitute

PH Date:

1/27/2009

File No.:

SPONSORS OF BILL:

Select Committee on Aging

REASONS FOR BILL:

To require the Commissioner of Social Services to file semiannual reports with the General Assembly on the status of the Money Follows the Person demonstration project in order to keep the legislature apprised of the project's progress.

JFS language added the Human Services Committee to receive a copy of the report submitted to the federal Department of Health and Human Services.

RESPONSE FROM ADMINISTRATION/AGENCY:

See Select Committee on Aging JF report

NATURE AND SOURCES OF SUPPORT:

See Select Committee on Aging JF report

NATURE AND SOURCES OF OPPOSITION:

See Select Committee on Aging JF report

Reported by: Nancy V. Ahern

Date: March 24, 2009