STAND. COM. REP. NO. 961
RE: H.B. No. 1356
Honorable Scott K. Saiki
Speaker, House of Representatives
Thirty-Second State Legislature
Regular Session of 2023
State of Hawaii
Your Committee on Finance, to which was referred H.B. No. 1356, H.D. 1, entitled:
"A BILL FOR AN ACT RELATING TO MEDICAID PATIENT CARE,"
begs leave to report as follows:
The purpose of this measure is to appropriate funds for enhanced payments to providers of state-licensed Type I Adult Residential Care Homes and Developmental Disabilities Domiciliary Homes that are caring for Medicaid patients.
Your Committee received testimony in support of this measure from one individual. Your Committee received comments on this measure from the Department of Human Services, Hawai‘i State Council on Developmental Disabilities, and Waikiki Neighborhood Board.
As affirmed by the record of votes of the members of your Committee on Finance that is attached to this report, your Committee is in accord with the intent and purpose of H.B. No. 1356, H.D. 1, and recommends that it pass Third Reading.
Respectfully submitted on behalf of the members of the Committee on Finance,
KYLE T. YAMASHITA, Chair