Kansas Legislature

SB 355

AN ACT concerning health and healthcare; relating to health insurance coverage; expanding medical assistance eligibility; enacting the cutting healthcare costs for all Kansans act; directing the department of health and environment to study certain medicaid expansion topics; adding meeting days to the Robert G. (Bob) Bethell joint committee on home and community based services and KanCare oversight to monitor implementation of expanded medical assistance eligibility; amending K.S.A. 39-7,160, 40-3213, 65-6207, 65-6210, 65-6211, 65-6212 and 65-6217 and K.S.A. 2023 Supp. 65-6208, 65-6209 and 65-6218 and repealing the existing sections.

Senate - Motion to Withdraw from Committee on Public Health and Welfare and refer to General Orders failed. - 04/26/2024

On roll call the vote was:

Yea - (18):

Billinger, Bowers, Corson, Dietrich, Doll, Faust-Goudeau, Francisco, Holland, Holscher, Longbine, McGinn, O'Shea, Olson, Pettey, Pittman, Reddi, Sykes, Ware,

Nay - (17):

Alley, Baumgardner, Blasi, Claeys, Erickson, Fagg, Gossage, Kerschen, Masterson, Peck, Pyle, Steffen, Straub, Thompson, Tyson, Warren, Wilborn,

Present and Passing - (2):

Kloos, Petersen,

Absent and Not Voting - (3):

Haley, Ryckman, Shallenburger,

Not Voting - (0):