Introduced by Senator Miller of Chittenden District, Senator Campbell of Windsor District, Senator Collins of Franklin District, Senator Condos of Chittenden District, Senator Doyle of Washington District, Senator Dunne of Windsor District, Senator Flanagan of Chittenden District, Senator Illuzzi of Essex-Orleans District, Senator Kittell of Franklin District, Senator Lyons of Chittenden District, Senator MacDonald of Orange District, Senator Mullin of Rutland District and Senator White of Windham District
Subject: Health; Medicaid; VHAP; chiropractic coverage
Statement of purpose: This bill proposes to reinstate chiropractic coverage under the Medicaid and VHAP programs.
AN ACT RELATING TO CHIROPRACTIC COVERAGE IN MEDICAID AND VHAP
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. CHIROPRACTIC COVERAGE UNDER MEDICAID AND VHAP
The agency of human services is directed to reinstate chiropractic coverage for adults in the Medicaid and VHAP programs effective September 1, 2005, consistent with section 4088a of Title 8 and at rates comparable to payments for care or services by other health care providers.
The Vermont General Assembly
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