Medicaid PHP Licensure/Food Services

HB 156 – Medicaid PHP Licensure/Food Service State Buildings

Primary Sponsors: Rep. Allen McNeil (R-Moore), Rep. Donny Lambeth (R-Forsyth), Rep. Dobson (R-Avery), Rep. William Brisson (D-Bladen)

This bill would require Medicaid Prepaid Health Plans to obtain a license from the Department of Insurance. The bill lists minimum requirements for the application process. This bill also contains language on penalties and enforcement.

In addition, this bill would make changes pertaining to the operation of food services at state facilities. The net proceeds of revenue generated by food or vending services shall be credited to the Division of Services for the Blind of the Department of Health and Human Services.

House:

This bill passed the House Health Committee on March 8, 2017.

This bill passed second and third readings in the House on March 8, 2017.

Senate:

This bill was referred to the Senate Rules and Operations Committee on March 9, 2017.

This bill was withdrawn from the Senate Rules and Operations Committee, and re-referred to the Senate Health Care Committee on May 16, 2017.

A proposed committee substitute was adopted in the Senate Health Care Committee on June 22, 2017.

This bill was re-referred to the Senate Rules and Operations Committee of the Senate on June 22, 2017.

This bill was withdrawn from the Senate Rules and Operations Committee, and re-referred to the Senate Finance Committee.

This bill passed the Senate Finance Committee on June 26, 2017.

This bill passed the Senate Rules and Operations Committee on June 27, 2017.

This bill will now move to the Senate floor.

This bill passed the Senate on June 28, 2017. This bill will be enrolled and sent to Governor Cooper.

 

 

 

 
 

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