H.B. No. 0092
Long-term care partnership program.
Sponsored By: Representative(s) Landon, Berger, Craft, Harvey, Millin and Shepperson and Senator(s) Burns, Case, Decaria and Scott
AN ACT relating to Medicaid; establishing a program for the financing of long-term care through a combination of private insurance and medical assistance; providing asset disregards for Medicaid long-term care coverage; providing incentives for using qualified long-term care partnership insurance policies as specified; providing definitions; granting rulemaking authority; and providing for an effective date.
1/5/2009 Bill Number Assigned
1/13/2009 H Received for Introduction
1/14/2009 H Introduced and Referred to H10
1/21/2009 H10 Recommended Amend and Do Pass
Ayes: Representative(s) Bonner, Davison, Esquibel, K., Goggles, Hallinan, Harvey, Landon, Millin and Shepperson
Ayes 9 Nays 0 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
1/21/2009 H Placed on General File
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Page 5-lines 19 through 24 Delete entirely. LANDON, CHAIRMAN
1/26/2009 H Passed CoW
1/27/2009 H Passed 2nd Reading
1/28/2009 H Passed 3rd Reading
Ayes: Representative(s) Anderson, R., Bagby, Barbuto, Berger, Blake, Bonner, Brechtel, Brown, Buchanan, Byrd, Cannady, Carson, Childers, Cohee, Connolly, Craft, Davison, Diercks, Edmonds, Esquibel, K., Gilmore, Gingery, Goggles, Hales, Hallinan, Hammons, Harshman, Harvey, Illoway, Jaggi, Jorgensen, Landon, Lockhart, Lubnau, Madden, McKim, McOmie, Mercer, Meyer, Miller, Millin, Moniz, Peasley, Pedersen, Petersen, Philp, Quarberg, Roscoe, Semlek, Shepperson, Simpson, Steward, Stubson, Teeters, Thompson, Throne, Wallis, Zwonitzer, Dn. and Zwonitzer, Dv.
Nays: Representative(s) Patton
Ayes 59 Nays 1 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
1/30/2009 S Received for Introduction
1/30/2009 S Introduced and Referred to S10
2/11/2009 S10 Recommended Do Pass
Ayes: Senator(s) Hastert, Hunnicutt, Landen, Schiffer and Scott
Ayes 5 Nays 0 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
2/11/2009 S Placed on General File
2/23/2009 S Passed CoW
2/24/2009 S Passed 2nd Reading
2/25/2009 S Passed 3rd Reading
Ayes: Senator(s) Anderson, J., Bebout, Burns, Case, Coe, Cooper, Decaria, Dockstader, Esquibel, F., Geis, Hastert, Hines, Hunnicutt, Jennings, Johnson, Landen, Larson, Martin, Massie, Meier, Nicholas, Perkins, Peterson, Ross, Schiffer, Scott, Sessions, Townsend, Vasey and Von Flatern
Ayes 30 Nays 0 Excused 0 Absent 0 Conflicts 0
2/25/2009 Assigned Number HEA No. 0066
2/26/2009 H Speaker Signed HEA No. 0066
2/26/2009 S President Signed HEA No. 0066
3/2/2009 Governor Signed HEA No. 0066
3/3/2009 Assigned Chapter Number
Chapter No. 0107 Session Laws of Wyoming 2009.