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2018 Senate Bill 994: Revise Medicaid funding details

Public Act 175 of 2018

Introduced by Sen. Mike Shirkey (R) on May 10, 2018
To amend provisions of the state use tax to accommodate the proposal in Senate Bill 992 to replace a health care providers tax used to “game” the federal Medicaid matching funds formula to generate more federal money for Michigan’s medical welfare programs. Senate Bill 992 proposes a different tax for this purpose.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Michigan Competitiveness Committee on May 10, 2018
Reported in the Senate on May 16, 2018
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Amendment offered by Sen. Ian Conyers (D) on May 17, 2018
To require some coverage providers to pass-through to consumers any savings they realize due to this tax shift.
The amendment failed 14 to 22 in the Senate on May 17, 2018.
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Passed 34 to 2 in the Senate on May 17, 2018.
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(same description)
To amend provisions of the state use tax to accommodate the proposal in Senate Bill 992 to replace a health care providers tax used to “game” the federal Medicaid matching funds formula to generate more federal money for Michigan’s medical welfare programs. Senate Bill 992 proposes a different tax for this purpose.
Received in the House on May 15, 2018
Referred to the House Michigan Competitiveness on May 15, 2018
Reported in the House on May 23, 2018
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Passed 107 to 1 in the House on May 29, 2018.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
(same description)
To amend provisions of the state use tax to accommodate the proposal in Senate Bill 992 to replace a health care providers tax used to “game” the federal Medicaid matching funds formula to generate more federal money for Michigan’s medical welfare programs. Senate Bill 992 proposes a different tax for this purpose.
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on June 11, 2018

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