HOUSE BILL No. 1013(ss)
DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Citations Affected: None (noncode).
Synopsis: Use of contractor for eligibility determinations. Prohibits
the office of the secretary of family and social services from using a
contractor to assist in making eligibility determinations for the
Medicaid program, food stamps, and the Temporary Assistance for
Needy Families (TANF) program in additional counties after
November 1, 2008, until the select joint commission on Medicaid
oversight has reviewed the changes and status of the counties that
implemented the eligibility determination changes before November 1,
Effective: Upon passage.
June 23, 2009, read first time and referred to Committee on Rules and Legislative
Special Session 116th General Assembly (2009)(ss)
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HOUSE BILL No. 1013
A BILL FOR AN ACT concerning human services.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:
SOURCE: ; (09)IN1013.1.1. -->
SECTION 1. [EFFECTIVE UPON PASSAGE] (a) As used in this
SECTION, "commission" refers to the select joint commission on
Medicaid oversight established by IC 2-5-26-3.
(b) As used in this SECTION, "office" refers to the office of the
secretary of family and social services established by IC 12-8-1-1.
(c) As used in this SECTION, "programs" refers to the
(1) The Medicaid program (IC 12-15).
(2) The federal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
(TANF) program (IC 12-14).
(3) The federal Food Stamp Program (7 U.S.C. 2016(i)).
(d) After November 1, 2008, the office of the secretary of family
and social services may not implement the use of a contractor to
assist in making eligibility determinations for the programs in
additional counties until the commission has reviewed the status of
the implementation in counties using the contractor for eligibility
determinations before November 1, 2008.
(e) This SECTION expires December 31, 2009.
SOURCE: ; (09)IN1013.1.2. -->
SECTION 2. An emergency is declared for this act.