Joint Committee on Ways and Means – 2007 Session

Human Services Subcommittee

 

Meeting Index

 

April 5, 2007

Hearing Room F

1:00 p.m.

Tapes: 65, 66A

 

Members Present:

Sen. Carter, Chair

Sen. Gordly

Sen. Winters

Sen. Morrisette, ex officio

Rep. Boone, Vice-Chair

Rep. Garrard

Rep. Kotek

Rep. Nathanson

 

Members Excused:

Sen. Bates

Sen. Westlund

Rep. Morgan

 

Staff Present:

John Britton, Budget Analyst, Legislative Fiscal Office

Eric Sorenson, Committee Assistant, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

Measures or Issues Heard:

HB 5031, Department of Human Resources, Health Services, Medical Assistance Programs – Public Hearing

 

This meeting index is in compliance with Senate and House Rules.  For complete content, please refer to the CDs.

Tape #/Counter

Speaker

Issues, Votes, Exhibits

TAPE 65A

 

 

003

Chair Carter

Calls the meeting to order at 1:10 p.m.

020

Chair Carter

Opens Public Hearing on HB 5031, Department of Human Resources, Health Services.

025

John Britton, Legislative Fiscal Office

 

044

Chair Carter

 

052

Sen. Winters

 

058

Chair Carter

 

062

Jim Edge, Interim Administrator (Interim), Medical Assistance Programs, Health Services, Department of Human Services

 

071

Lynn Read, Deputy Assistant Director, Medical Assistance Programs, Health Services, Department of Human Services

Presents Supplemental: Client Caseload Forecasts (Exhibit #1).

075

Judy Moore Peterson

 

086

Chair Carter

 

095

Ms. Moore-Peterson

 

153

Chair Carter

 

156

Ms. Moore-Peterson

 

163

Mr. Britton

 

167

Ms. Moore-Peterson

 

191

Chair Carter

 

194

Ms. Moore-Peterson

 

201

Ms. Read

 

208

Jean Phillips, Deputy Assistant Director (Interim), Medical Assistance Programs, Health Services, Department of Human Services

 

237

Sen. Winters

 

243

Ms. Phillips

 

290

Sen. Winters

 

296

Ms. Phillips

 

303

Sen. Winters

 

306

Ms. Phillips

 

316

Sen. Winters

 

327

Ms. Phillips

 

339

Sen. Morrisette

 

350

Ms. Phillips

 

358

Rep. Kotek

 

376

Ms. Phillips

 

413

Sen. Gordly

 

430

Ms.  Phillips

 

442

Sen. Gordly

 

447

Sen. Winters

 

TAPE 66A

 

 

001

Sen. Winters

Continues her question to Ms. Phillips.

004

Ms. Phillips

 

006

Sen. Morrisette

 

015

Ms. Phillips

 

025

Chair Carter

 

026

Ms. Phillips

 

028

Sen. Winters

 

037

Ms. Read

 

039

Sen. Winters

 

040

Ms. Read

 

043

Ms. Phillips

 

045

Chair Carter

 

049

Ms. Read

 

093

Rep. Kotek

 

097

Ms. Read

 

103

Sen. Morrisette

 

107

Ms. Read

 

110

Sen. Morrisette

 

111

Ms Read

 

112

Sen. Morrisette

 

115

Chair Carter

 

117

Ms. Read

 

127

Rep. Kotek

 

134

Ms. Read

 

165

Walter Shaffer, Medical Director, Quality Improvement and Medical, Medical Assistance Programs, Health Services, Department of Human Services

 

186

Sen. Gordly

 

210

Mr. Shaffer

 

226

Mr. Edge

 

227

Sen. Gordly

 

234

Sen. Winters

 

237

Mr. Shaffer

 

249

Sen. Morrisette

 

252

Chair Carter

 

256

Rep. Kotek

 

261

Mr. Britton

 

265

Mr. Shaffer

 

274

Ms. Read

 

304

Rep. Garrard

 

310

Ms. Read

 

320

Rep. Nathanson

 

327

Ms. Read

 

366

Sen. Winters

 

368

Ms. Read

 

406

Rep. Kotek

 

412

Ms. Read

 

438

Rep. Kotek

 

445

Ms. Read

 

TAPE 65B

 

 

001

Ms. Read

 

003

Rep. Nathanson

 

020

John Swanson, Deputy Assistant Director, Finance and Policy Analysis, Department of Human Services

Presents Health Service Overview of the Governor’s Recommended Budget (Exhibit #2).

Presents Essential Package No. 040: Mandated Caseload (Exhibit #3).

207

Mr. Britton

 

220

Rep. Nathanson

 

236

Mr. Britton

 

261

Rep. Nathanson

 

267

Mr. Britton

 

274

Rep. Garrard

 

279

Mr. Britton

 

291

Rep. Garrard

 

297

Chair Carter

 

300

Sen. Gordly

 

318

Chair Carter

 

354

Rep. Kotek

 

363

Chair Carter

 

388

Sen. Gordly

 

408

Rep. Kotek

 

412

Mr. Swanson

 

416

Chair Carter

Adjourns the meeting at 2:40 p.m.