LD 90 LR 430(01)
Resolve, To Ensure Appropriate Personal Needs Allowances for Persons Residing in Long-term Care Facilities
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Rep. Stuckey of Portland
Committee: Health and Human Services
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
FY 2015-16 FY 2016-17 Projections  FY 2017-18 Projections  FY 2018-19
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $1,001,410 $1,500,817 $1,500,817 $1,500,817
General Fund $1,001,410 $1,500,817 $1,500,817 $1,500,817
Federal Expenditures Fund $270,137 $406,503 $406,503 $406,503
Federal Expenditures Fund $270,137 $406,503 $406,503 $406,503
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The Department of Health and Human Services will require General Fund appropriations of 1,001,410 in fiscal year 2015-16 and 1,500,817 in fiscal year 2016-17 to amend its rules to provide for increases in the personal needs allowances of residents in residential care facilities from $70 to $90 and for residents in nursing facilities from $40 to $50. Federal Expenditures Fund allocations will also be required for additional matching federal revenue expected to be available.