2019 House Joint Resolution 1007 - Printed

State of South Dakota  
NINETY-FOURTH SESSION
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY, 2019  

567B0477   HOUSE JOINT RESOLUTION   NO.  1007  

Introduced by:    Representatives Smith (Jamie), Bordeaux, Cwach, Duba, Healy, Lesmeister, McCleerey, Pourier, Ring, Saba, Schoenfish, St John, Sullivan, and York and Senators Nesiba, Foster, Heinert, and Wismer
 

        A JOINT RESOLUTION, To refer to the voters the question of whether the state should expand Medicaid under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
BE IT RESOLVED BY THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA, THE SENATE CONCURRING THEREIN:
    Section 1. That at the next general election held in the state, the following Act, that is hereby agreed to, shall be submitted to the electors of the state for approval:
FOR AN ACT ENTITLED: An Act to expand Medicaid pursuant to the Affordable Care Act.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE PEOPLE OF SOUTH DAKOTA:
    Section 1. That chapter 28-6 be amended by adding thereto a NEW SECTION to read as
follows:
    The minimum income standard the Department of Social Services may impose on a person for eligibility for the medical assistance program established and operated pursuant to ยง 28-6-1 and in accordance with Title XIX of the federal Social Security Act, as amended to January 1,
14, 2004, is one hundred thirty-eight percent of the federal poverty level established by the

Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Pub. L. No. 111-148, 124 Stat. 119 (2010), as amended by the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, Pub. L. No. 111-152, 124 Stat.1029.

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