§16-2J-8. Guidelines for evaluation of the pilot program; report
to Legislative Oversight Commission on Health and
Human Resources Accountability.
(a) The Health Care Authority shall establish by guidelines
criteria to evaluate the pilot program and may require
participating providers to submit such data and other information
related to the pilot program as may be required by the Health Care
Authority: Provided, That all personal income tax returns filed
pursuant to this article shall be treated as confidential pursuant
to the provisions of section five-d, article ten, chapter eleven of
this code. For purposes of this article, this information shall be
exempt from disclosure under the freedom of information act in
article one, chapter twenty-nine-b of this code.
(b) No later than the first day of December, two thousand
seven and annually thereafter during the operation of the pilot
program, the Health Care Authority must submit a report to the
Legislative Oversight Commission of Health and Human Resources
Accountability as established in article twenty-nine-e of this
chapter on progress made by the pilot project including suggested
legislation, necessary changes to the pilot program and suggested
expansion of the pilot program.