Appropriates $2,960,000 for 2022-23 from the General Fund to the Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health, Office of the Chief Medical Examiner (Department), as title indicates. The base contract rate paid by the Department to transport bodies one way for death investigations or autopsies is to be increased to $170 for the first 40 miles and then $1 per mile after the first 40 miles.
Effective July 1, 2022.
INCREASE TRANSPORT. RATE/DEATH INVESTIGATIONS.
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AN ACT APPROPRIATING FUNDS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DIVISION OF PUBLIC HEALTH, OFFICE OF THE CHIEF MEDICAL EXAMINER, TO INCREASE THE BASE CONTRACT RATE FOR TRANSPORTING BODIES FOR DEATH INVESTIGATIONS AND AUTOPSIES.Intro. by White, Penny.
Status: Ref to the Com on Appropriations, if favorable, Rules, Calendar, and Operations of the House (House action) (May 25 2022)
Tue, 24 May 2022 House: Filed
Wed, 25 May 2022 House: Passed 1st Reading
Bill H 1030 (2021-2022)Summary date: May 24 2022 - View Summary