HB18-1196

HB18-1196 - Applications For Aid To The Needy Disabled Program

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning authorization to verify the disability of an applicant to the aid to the needy disabled program.

Under current law, in order to receive assistance under the aid to the needy disabled program, an applicant must be examined by a physician, physician assistant, advanced practice nurse, or registered nurse. The bill adds to the list of persons authorized to perform an examination a licensed psychologist, or any other licensed or certified health care personnel the department of human services deems appropriate. Any person who performs an examination is required to certify the diagnosis, prognosis, and other relevant medical or mental factors relating to the applicant's disability.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

 

Latest update: March 29, 2018
03/29/2018 - Governor Signed
03/21/2018 - Sent to the Governor
03/21/2018 - Signed by the President of the Senate
03/21/2018 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
03/15/2018 - House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
03/14/2018 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
03/13/2018 - Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
03/08/2018 - Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Amended to Senate Committee of the Whole
03/05/2018 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Health & Human Services
02/27/2018 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
02/26/2018 - House Third Reading Laid Over to 02/27/2018 - No Amendments
02/23/2018 - House Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee
02/20/2018 - House Committee on Public Health Care & Human Services Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
02/05/2018 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Public Health Care & Human Services