November 8, 2017, Introduced by Senator SHIRKEY and referred to the Committee on Appropriations.
A bill to amend 1939 PA 280, entitled
"The social welfare act,"
by amending section 109f (MCL 400.109f), as amended by 2005 PA 84.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF MICHIGAN ENACT:
109f. (1) The department
of community health shall
the use of
funds for specialty services
supports for eligible
beneficiaries with a
serious mental illness, developmental disability, serious emotional
abuse use disorder. Medicaid-covered
specialty services and supports shall be managed and delivered by
prepaid health plans chosen by the department.
health with advice and recommendations from the specialty
panel created in section 109g. The
specialty services and
shall be carved out from the basic
health care benefits package.
Specialty prepaid health plans
shall be considered
are Medicaid managed care organizations as described in
1903(m)(1)(A) of title XIX,
of the social security act, 42
and shall be and
are responsible for providing defined
inpatient services, outpatient hospital services, physician
state plan services,
additional services approved by the
centers for medicare and
services Centers for Medicare
and Medicaid Services under
1915(b)(3) of title XIX,
of the social security act, 42 USC
As medicaid managed care organizations, specialty prepaid
plans are subject to the quality assurance assessment fee
in section 224b of the insurance code of 1956, 1956 PA
(3) This section does not apply to a pilot project authorized
under section 298(3) of article X of 2017 PA 107.
Enacting section 1. This amendatory act takes effect 90 days
after the date it is enacted into law.