H.153

An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Sponsors: Rep. Daniel Noyes , Rep. Theresa Wood

Location: Senate Committee on Appropriations

Last Recorded Action: 4/12/2022 - Referred to Committee on <strong>Appropriations</strong> per Senate Rule 31

Committee Activity - Meeting Full List

Regular Session 2021-2022

Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Human Services
3:15 PM

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Walk-through

Jennifer Carbee, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Human Services
9:00 AM

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Review of bill

Jennifer Carbee, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Heidi Hall, CFO, Washington County Mental Health Services
Mary Moulton, Executive Director, Washington County Mental Health Services
Nissa James, Health Care Director, Department of Vermont Health Access (DVHA)
Angela Smith Dieng, Director, Adult Services, Department of Disabilities, Aging & Independent Living
Laura Pelosi, Lobbyist, Vermont Health Care Association
Rachel Parker, Owner and Manager, Sterling House, Richmond
Jill Mazza Olson, Executive Director, VNAs of Vermont
Sue Chase, Executive Director, CarePartners
10:45 AM

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Witnesses continued

15 mins after Floor

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Committee discussion and mark-up

Susan Aranoff, Senior Planner and Policy Analyst, Vermont Developmental Disabilities Council
Terry Holden, Member, Jeffersonville, Vermont Developmental Disabilities Council

Thursday, March 11, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Human Services
15 mins after Floor

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Mark-up

Sarah Clark, Chief Financial Officer, Agency of Human Services
Jennifer Carbee, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Nolan Langweil, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Friday, March 12, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Human Services
15 mins after the Floor

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Mark-up and vote

Jennifer Carbee, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Nolan Langweil, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
Nissa James, Health Care Director, Department of Vermont Health Access (DVHA)
1:15 PM

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

David Frye, Member, Starksboro, Vermont Developmental Disabilities Council
Nolan Langweil, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Friday, March 19, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Appropriations
10:00 AM

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Jennifer Carbee, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Nolan Langweil, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Friday, March 19, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Human Services
-

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Amendment


Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
11:00 AM

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Introduction, walk-through, testimony

Rep. Theresa Wood, Reporter, House Committee On Human Services
Jennifer Carbee, Deputy Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Nolan Langweil, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office
Nissa James, Health Care Director, Department of Vermont Health Access (DVHA)
Cory Gustafson, Commissioner, Department of Vermont Health Access (DVHA)
Jill Mazza Olson, Executive Director, VNAs of Vermont

Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Committee(s):
House Committee on Human Services
3:30 PM

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Updates


Thursday, January 6, 2022
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
-

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Bill introduction by sponsors, walk-through by counsel

Rep. Daniel Noyes, Sponsor
Rep. Theresa Wood, Sponsor
Jennifer Carbee, Director and Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Tuesday, March 15, 2022
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
11:15 AM

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Introduction by Reporter and Sponsors, walk-through by counsel and joint fiscal

Rep. Daniel Noyes, Sponsor
Rep. Theresa Wood, Reporter and Sponsor, House Committee On Human Services
Jennifer Carbee, Director and Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Nolan Langweil, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office

Wednesday, March 23, 2022
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
10:30 AM

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Molly Dugan, Director of Policy and Strategic Initiatives, Cathedral Square
Jill Mazza Olson, Executive Director, VNAs of Vermont
Angela Smith Dieng, Director, Adult Services, Department of Disabilities, Aging & Independent Living
Wendy Trafton, Deputy Director of Health Care Reform, Agency of Human Services
Alicia Cooper, Director of Managed Care Operations, Department of Vermont Health Access
Pat Jones, Deputy Director, Payment Reform
Julie Tessler, Executive Director, Vermont Care Partners: VT Council

Wednesday, April 6, 2022
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
-

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Mark-up and possible vote

Jennifer Carbee, Director and Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel

Friday, April 8, 2022
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
9:30 AM

H.153 - An act relating to Medicaid reimbursement rates for home- and community-based service providers

Mark-up and possible vote

Jennifer Carbee, Director and Chief Counsel, Office of Legislative Counsel
Nolan Langweil, Senior Fiscal Analyst, Joint Fiscal Office