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General Assembly

 

Raised Bill No. 282

February Session, 2010

 

LCO No. 1490

 

*01490_______HS_*

Referred to Committee on Human Services

 

Introduced by:

 

(HS)

 

AN ACT CONCERNING IMPLEMENTATION OF AN ATTENDANCE-BASED RATE SYSTEM BY THE DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 1. (Effective from passage) Notwithstanding the provisions of section 17a-246 of the general statutes, the Department of Developmental Services shall not implement an attendance-based, fee-for-service reimbursement system for services provided under programs administered by the department before the earlier of January 1, 2011, or the date the advisory committee for reimbursements for services under programs administered by the Department of Developmental Services, established pursuant to section 57 of public act 09-3 of the September special session, terminates.

This act shall take effect as follows and shall amend the following sections:

Section 1

from passage

New section

Statement of Purpose:

To prohibit the Department of Developmental Services from implementing an attendance-based reimbursement system until the advisory committee for reimbursements for services under programs administered by the Department of Developmental Services completes its work.

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