April 2016

In this Issue

SB 33 Hernandez – Medi-Cal Recovery Reform Act Now

Funding for SB 33 – which would reform the Medi-Cal recovery program – will be heard on May 12 in the Senate Budget & fiscal Review Subcommittee #3 Please send letters of support to:Senator Holly Mitchell and Senator Bill MonningState Capitol, Room 5019Sacramento, CA 95814SB 33 would limit Medi-Cal recovery for those who are 55+ years of age to only what is required by federal law, and eliminate optional recovery for other services; eliminate recovery on surviving spouses’ estates; allow hardship exemptions for homesteads of modest value; and limit the amount of interest the state can charge.