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This report provides information on a piece of Texas legislation which included a rider in the state’s 2001 appropriations act to promote independence and community integration for nursing facility residents. Originally called Rider 37, it allowed Medicaid funding to follow an individual moving from a nursing facility into the community.
Rider 37; olmstead; money follows the person; MFP
Texas Department of Human Services
Short URL: http://www.advancingstates.org/node/49519