MEDIA ADVISORY: Senate Finance, Health & Human Services committees to hear testimony on health-related budget items
STATE HOUSE — The Senate Committee on Finance and the Committee on Health and Human Services are scheduled to meet jointly Tuesday to continue hearing testimony on the FY 2018 state budget (2018-H 7200).
The committees are scheduled to meet Tuesday, March 6, at the rise of the Senate (about 4:30 p.m.) in the Senate Lounge on the second floor of the State House.
The committees will hear testimony on Article 7 of the FY 2018 state budget, relating to fees, specifically Section 2, relating to licensing of health care facilities; Article 13, relating to medical assistance; and Article 14 relating to Medicaid resolution.
The Senate Committee on Finance is chaired by Sen. William J. Conley Jr. (D-Dist. 18, East Providence, Pawtucket). The Committee on Health and Human Services is chaired by Sen. Joshua Miller (D-Dist. 28, Cranston, Providence).
For more information, contact:
Daniel Trafford, Publicist
State House Room 20
Providence, RI 02903