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Chapter 213

H.P. 274 - L.D. 353

PART DD

Sec. DD-1. PL 2007, c. 629, Pt. G, 3 is repealed.

Sec. GG-3. Transfer from unappropriated surplus at close of fiscal year 2008-09 to the Dirigo Health Enterprise Fund. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, at the close of fiscal year 2008-09, the State Controller shall transfer up to $3,600,000 from the unappropriated surplus of the General Fund to the Dirigo Health Enterprise Fund established in the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 24-A, section 6915 after all required deductions of appropriations, budgeted financial commitments and adjustments considered necessary by the State Controller have been made and as the first priority after the transfers required pursuant to Title 5, sections 1507 and 1511 and before the transfers required pursuant to Title 5, section 1536.

Sec. DD-2. Transfer from unappropriated surplus at close of fiscal year 2008-09 to the Department of Health and Human Services, Medical Care - Payments to Providers program, General Fund account. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, at the close of fiscal year 2008-09, the State Controller shall transfer up to $15,000,000 from the unappropriated surplus of the General Fund to the Department of Health and Human Services, Medical Care - Payments to Providers program, General Fund account after all required deductions of appropriations, budgeted financial commitments and adjustments considered necessary by the State Controller have been made and as the first priority after the transfers required pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, sections 1507 and 1511 and before the transfer required pursuant to Title 5, section 1536.

Sec. DD-3. Transfer from unappropriated surplus at close of fiscal year 2009-10 to the Department of Health and Human Services, Medical Care - Payments to Providers program, General Fund account. Notwithstanding any other provision of law, at the close of fiscal year 2009-10, the State Controller shall transfer up to $15,000,000 reduced by amounts transferred pursuant to section 2 from the unappropriated surplus of the General Fund to the Department of Health and Human Services, Medical Care - Payments to Providers program, General Fund account after all required deductions of appropriations, budgeted financial commitments and adjustments considered necessary by the State Controller have been made and as the first priority after the transfers required pursuant to the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, sections 1507 and 1511 and before the transfer required pursuant to Title 5, section 1536.

Sec. DD-4. Use of transfers. Of the transfers made in accordance with sections 2 and 3 up to $10,000,000 must first be used to meet the remaining obligations of the MaineCare program, including offsetting the impact of the payment of prior years' costs related to interim payments, and secondly up to $5,000,000 must be used to pay hospital settlements.

Sec. DD-5. Transfers considered adjustment to appropriations. Notwithstanding the Maine Revised Statutes, Title 5, section 1585 or any other provision of law, amounts transferred pursuant to this Part are considered adjustments to appropriations in fiscal years 2009-10 and 2010-11. These funds may be allotted by financial order upon recommendation of the State Budget Officer and approval of the Governor.

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