Florida Senate - 2012 COMMITTEE AMENDMENT Bill No. SB 1884 Barcode 784986 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— The Committee on Health Regulation (Garcia) recommended the following: 1 Senate Amendment 2 3 Delete lines 3349 - 3359 4 and insert: 5 Section 79. Effective upon this act becoming law paragraph 6 (3) is added to subsection (1) of section 409.975. Before the 7 selection of managed care plans as specified in s. 409.966, each 8 essential provider and each hospital that are necessary in order 9 for managed care plan to demonstrate an adequate network, as 10 determined by the agency, are a part of that managed care plan’s 11 network for purposes of the provider’s or hospital’s application 12 for enrollment or expansion in the Medicaid program. A managed 13 care plan’s payment under this section to an essential provider 14 must be made in accordance with this section.