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2021 House Bill 1367: Revising 2019-2021 fiscal biennium appropriations of state and federal funding for previously implemented medicaid rates and other medicaid expenditures in the developmental disabilities and long-term care programs in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Introduced by Rep. Timm Ormsby (Spokane) (D) on January 25, 2021
Referred to the House Appropriations Committee on January 25, 2021
Modifies funding sources for certain Medicaid-eligible COVID-19 related expenses incurred in calendar year 2020. Attributes funding for these expenses to a combination of the Budget Stabilization Account and federal Medicaid matching funds, rather than the federal Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF), freeing up CRF for other allowable uses.
Received in the Senate on February 2, 2021
Referred to the Senate Ways & Means Committee on February 2, 2021
Referred to the Senate Rules Committee on February 5, 2021
Signed by Gov. Jay Inslee on February 19, 2021