LD 1936 LR 3078(01)
An Act To Allow Parents of Minors Who Qualify for In-home Personal Care under the MaineCare Program To Be Employed as Caregivers for Those Minors
Preliminary Fiscal Impact Statement for Original Bill
Sponsor: Rep. Riley of Jay
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 $0 $125,868 $125,963 $125,963
General Fund $0 $125,868 $125,963 $125,963
Federal Expenditures Fund $0 $221,043 $220,948 $220,948
Federal Expenditures Fund $0 $221,043 $220,948 $220,948
Fiscal Detail and Notes
The Department of Health and Human Services will require a General Fund appropriation of $125,868 in fiscal year 2020-21 for the reimbursement of a parent providing in-home personal care services to the parent's child by allowing the parent to register as a personal care agency. A Federal Expenditures Fund allocation will also be required for the FMAP match.