10:30 AM Morning Session:
HF2712 (Fischer): Procedure for sanctions modified, background studies conducted by Department of Human Services modified, definitions modified, etc.
HF2900 (Liebling): Department of Human Services budget bill.
• Jodi Harpstead, DHS Commissioner
• Kristy Graume, DHS Legislative Director for Behavioral Health, Housing, Deaf-Hard-of-Hearing, and Disability Services
• Ann Bobst, DHS Legislative Director for Health Care
• Kulani Moti, DHS Inspector General
If you wish to testify on the budget proposal, please specify which provision you intend to speak to. Testimony on the budget may be limited to ONE MINUTE. Written testimony is strongly preferred.
The committee will recess at 12:30PM and reconvene at 6:00PM in Room 5
6:00 PM Evening Session:
HF2267 (Keeler): Medical assistance payment rate modified for dually certified organization serving American Indians and Alaska Natives, Indian Health Board grant provided, and money appropriated.
HF1436 (Vang): Programs to address health and human services workforce shortage expanded and established, reports required, and money appropriated.
HF2505 (Lee): Victims of labor trafficking and labor exploitation services funding provided, and money appropriated.
HF1706 (Edelson): Telehealth requirements modified, medical assistance reimbursement increased for protected transport services, grants established, and money appropriated.
HF1852 (Clardy): Alzheimer's public information program established, and money appropriated.
Other bills may be added.
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.gov. Testifiers must contact the Committee Administrator by 5pm the day prior to the hearing in order to sign up to testify in person. In person testimony may be limited as time allows. Written testimony is preferred, and should be submitted by 5pm the day prior, in Word or PDF format.
Remote or virtual testimony is not available.
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