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Substitute Senate Bill No. 295

Special Act No. 16-17

AN ACT CONCERNING RADIOLOGICAL AND IMAGING SERVICES.

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

Section 1. (Effective from passage) Beginning July 1, 2016, and quarterly thereafter until June 30, 2017, the Commissioner of Social Services shall provide data on utilization trends in radiological and imaging services in the Medicaid program to the Council on Medical Assistance Program Oversight. Said council may review such data to determine the effect, if any, on patient access to radiological and imaging services due to reduced reimbursement for such services pursuant to the Department of Social Services' Medicaid state plan amendment 15-020.

Approved June 9, 2016