STAND. COM. REP. NO. 1616
RE: S.B. No. 1240
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirtieth State Legislature
Regular Session of 2019
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Human Services & Homelessness, to which was referred S.B. No. 1240, S.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO MEDICAID WAIVER,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to:
(1) Exempt service provider agencies that participate with the Department of Health Home and Community Based Services waiver program for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities from home care licensing requirements; and
(2) Make permanent home care agency licensing requirements.
Your Committee amended this measure by changing its effective date to January 1, 2059, to promote further discussion.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Human Services & Homelessness that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of S.B. No. 1240, S.D. 1, as amended herein, and recommends that it pass Second Reading in the form attached hereto as S.B. No. 1240, S.D. 1, H.D. 1, and be referred to your Committee on Finance.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Human Services & Homelessness,
JOY A. SAN BUENAVENTURA, Chair