LD 1809 LR 2499(01)
Resolve, To Increase Funding for Evidence-based Therapies for Treating Emotional and Behavioral Problems in Children
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Rep. Madigan of Waterville
Committee: Health and Human Services
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement
FY 2019-20 FY 2020-21 Projections  FY 2021-22 Projections  FY 2022-23
Net Cost (Savings)
General Fund $262,306 $0 $0 $0
General Fund $262,306 $0 $0 $0
Federal Expenditures Fund $435,318 $0 $0 $0
Federal Expenditures Fund $435,318 $0 $0 $0
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The Department of Health and Human Services will require a one-time General Fund appropriation of  $262,306 in fiscal year 2019-20 for a one-time increase to certain rates under rule Chapter 101, MaineCare Benefits Manual, Chapters II and III, Section 65 by 20% until June 30th, 2020 and to contract with a third party to conduct a rate study of those rates to be completed no later than December 1, 2019. Federal Expenditures Fund allocations will also be required for the FMAP match.