Colorado Legislative Council Staff
NO FISCAL IMPACT
January 27, 1999
Janis Baron (303-866-3523)
TITLE: CONCERNING THE DEFINITION OF RESIDENTIAL CHILD CARE FACILITIES.
Summary of Assessment
The bill clarifies that residential child care facilities, as defined in the "Child Care Licensing Act", include publicly sponsored facilities. The bill adopts the same definition of residential child care facilities for purposes of the residential child health care program for Medicaid eligible children. The bill is effective upon signature of the Governor.
The bill provides statutory authority for current practice. Therefore, the bill is assessed as having no fiscal impact.
Health Care Policy and Financing