Date Requested:May 13, 2010
Time Requested:12:09 PM
Agency: Health and Human Resources, Department of
CBD Number: Version: Bill Number: Resolution Number:
2010X4008 Introduced HB106
CBD Subject: HEALTH SCREENING FOR STUDENTS
FUND(S)
N/A
Sources of Revenue
Other Fund
Legislation creates:
Neither Program nor Fund

Fiscal Note Summary

Effect this measure will have on costs and revenues of state government.

    The purpose of this bill is to require compulsory comprehensive health screening for students entering public school for the first time in this state and students entering third, sixth and ninth grades. Use of developmental screening for determination of advanced abilities is eliminated.
    As written, this legislation will have no fiscal impact on the Department of Health and Human Resources, as it is being funded by the WV Children's Health Insurance Program.
    

Fiscal Note Detail
Over-all effect
Effect of Proposal Fiscal Year
2010
Increase/Decrease
(use"-")
2011
Increase/Decrease
(use"-")
Fiscal Year
(Upon Full
Implementation)
1. Estmated Total Cost 0 0 0
Personal Services 0 0 0
Current Expenses 0 0 0
Repairs and Alterations 0 0 0
Assets 0 0 0
Other 0 0 0
2. Estimated Total Revenues 0 0 0
3. Explanation of above estimates (including long-range effect):
    


Memorandum
Person submitting Fiscal Note:
Patsy A. Hardy
Email Address:
Dhhrbudgetoffice@wv.gov
     While the Department of Education indicated increased costs for screenings by Medicaid, etc. the costs of these services to Medicaid is only the federal share as the county school boards certify the match. Therefore, there is no increased state cost to Medicaid.