[Second Reprint]

SENATE, No. 788

STATE OF NEW JERSEY

215th LEGISLATURE

PRE-FILED FOR INTRODUCTION IN THE 2012 SESSION

 


 

Sponsored by:

Senator LORETTA WEINBERG

District 37 (Bergen)

Senator JOSEPH F. VITALE

District 19 (Middlesex)

Senator LINDA R. GREENSTEIN

District 14 (Mercer and Middlesex)

Assemblywoman BONNIE WATSON COLEMAN

District 15 (Hunterdon and Mercer)

Assemblywoman PAMELA R. LAMPITT

District 6 (Burlington and Camden)

 

Co-Sponsored by:

Senators Codey, Gill, Gordon, Lesniak, Buono, Cunningham, Ruiz and Assemblywoman Jasey

 

 

 

 

SYNOPSIS

Supplemental appropriation to DHSS for $7,453,000 for family planning services, and requires filing of State Plan Amendment to extend Medicaid coverage for family planning services to persons with incomes up to 200% of federal poverty level.

 

CURRENT VERSION OF TEXT

As amended by the Senate on June 21, 2012.


A Supplement to "An Act making appropriations for the support of the State Government and the several public purposes for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2012 and regulating the disbursement thereof, " approved June 30, 2011 (P.L.2011, c.85).

 

Be It Enacted by the Senate and the General Assembly of the State of New Jersey:

 

1. In addition to the amounts appropriated under P.L.1[2010] 20111, c.1[35] 851, there is appropriated out of the General Fund the following sum for the purpose specified:

 

46 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND SENIOR SERVICES

20 Physical and Mental Health

21 Health Services

GRANTS-IN-AID

02-4220 Family Health Services .......................................................

$7,453,000

Grants-in-Aid:

 

 

02 Family Planning Services...

($7,453,000)

 

 

Of the funds hereinabove appropriated for Family Planning Services, no monies shall be expended on abortion procedures.

2[1The amount hereinabove appropriated for Family Planning Services is payable from the Clean Energy Fund.1]2

 

2. In addition to the amounts appropriated under P.L.2011, c.85, the following language is added on page 79 of P.L.2011, c.85:

 

54 DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES

20 Physical and Mental Health

24 Special Health Services

7540 Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services

GRANTS-IN-AID

 

The Department of Human Services shall submit a State Plan Amendment to the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to extend coverage for family planning services to persons with incomes up to 200% of the federal poverty level.

 

3. This act shall take effect immediately.