.................... moves to amend H.F. No. 1703 as follows:
Page 2, after line 8, insert:
"Sec. 2. Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 145.712, subdivision 2, is amended to read:
Subd. 2. Prescription expiration date.
A prescription written by an optometrist or
physician must expire
two years one year
after it is written, unless a different expiration
date is warranted by the patient's ocular health. If the prescription is valid for less than
two years one year
, the optometrist or physician must note the medical reason for the
prescription's expiration date in the patient's record and must orally explain to the patient
at the time of the eye examination the reason for the prescription's expiration date."
Page 15, lines 18 and 19, delete the new language and reinstate the stricken language
Page 21, delete section 19 and insert:
"Sec. 19. Minnesota Statutes 2008, section 256L.01, is amended by adding a
subdivision to read:
1.14 Subd. 4a. Gross individual or gross family income. (a) "Gross individual or gross
1.15family income" for nonfarm self-employed means income calculated for the 12-month
1.16period of eligibility using as a baseline the adjusted gross income reported on the
1.17applicant's federal income tax form for the previous year and adding back in depreciation,
1.18and carryover net operating loss amounts that apply to the business in which the family is
1.20(b) "Gross individual or gross family income" for farm self-employed means income
1.21calculated for the 12-month period of eligibility using as the baseline the adjusted gross
1.22income reported on the applicant's federal income tax form for the previous year and
1.23adding back in reported depreciation amounts that apply to the business in which the
1.24family is currently engaged.
1.25(c) "Gross individual or gross family income" means the total income for all family
1.26members, calculated for the 12-month period of eligibility.
2.1EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective August 1, 2009.
Page 25, delete section 27, and insert:
"Sec. 27. Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 4, article 8, section 74, the effective
date, is amended to read:
The amendment to paragraph (a) changing gross family or
individual income to monthly gross family or individual income is effective August 1,
2007, or upon implementation of HealthMatch, whichever is later 2009
. The amendment
to paragraph (a) related to premium adjustments and changes of income and the
amendment to paragraph (c) are effective September 1, 2005, or upon federal approval,
whichever is later.
Prior to the implementation of HealthMatch,
shall implement this section to the fullest extent possible, including the use of manual
Upon implementation of HealthMatch, the commissioner shall implement this
2.13 section in a manner consistent with the procedures and requirements of HealthMatch.
Sec. 28. REPEALER.
2.15(a) Minnesota Statutes 2008, sections 256B.031; and 256L.01, subdivision 4, are
2.17(b) Laws 2005, First Special Session chapter 4, article 8, sections 21; 22; 23; and
2.1824, are repealed.
2.19EFFECTIVE DATE.This section is effective August 1, 2009.
Renumber the sections in sequence and correct the internal references
Amend the title accordingly