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House Bill 1440


House Bill 1440

ARCHIVE (2005)

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL


Medicaid coverage of pregnant women and children. Requires the office of Medicaid policy and planning to apply for a state Medicaid plan amendment that would provide: (1) certain medical coverage for pregnant women who have been residents of Indiana for at least 12 months; and (2) health care services for children living in Indiana who are less than 13 years of age; regardless of their family income. Increases the corporate income tax rate to fund the additional coverage. Provides for a refund of the amount collected if the federal government does not approve the plan amendment.
Current Status:
 In Committee - first House
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