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House Bill 1823

House Bill 1823

ARCHIVE (2003)

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State budget and tobacco settlement funds. Repeals the laws concerning the following: the formula for distributions from the tobacco master settlement; the tobacco use prevention and cessation trust fund; the biomedical technology and basic research trust fund; the local health department trust fund. Repeals the health care trust fund law and makes corresponding changes in Medicaid eligibility. Repeals the prescription drug fund law, but provides funding for the program from the general fund. Appropriates $20,000,000 for the prescription drug program from the general fund. Repeals the laws concerning the regional health care construction account; the tobacco farmers and rural community impact fund; the children's health insurance program; and the health insurance educator. Repeals a fraud statute regarding the children's health insurance program.
Current Status:
In Committee - first House
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