Governor Deval Patrick's Budget Recommendation - House 2 Fiscal Year 2009

Governor's Budget Recommendation FY 2009

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Hospital Assessments for DHCFP/HSNO Administrative Funding

SECTION 20.   Section 5 of chapter 118G of the General Laws, as amended by section 21 of chapter 205 of the acts of 2007, is hereby further amended by inserting after the second sentence the following sentence:- The assessed amount shall not be less than 65 percent of the total expenses appropriated for the division and the health safety net office.

This section codifies the assessment that acute care hospitals pay to the Division of Health Care Finance and Policy. The assessment was formerly required within the line item language for the Division.

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