The Promoting Independence Advisory Committee (Committee) makes the following policy and fiscal recommendations for the Fiscal Years (FY) 2010-2011 biennium. (1) Increase in Medicaid community-based 1915 (c) waiver slots is the top priority of the Committee; the remaining recommendations are made in no specific order of importance. All recommendations will be included in the comprehensive 2008 Stakeholder Report which will make recommendations for the Texas Revised 2008 Promoting Independence Plan. These recommendations have been approved by a majority of the Committee’s membership;(2) any vote against or those abstaining are noted for each specific recommendation. The Committee’s recommendations to Executive Commissioner Hawkins are found in this report.
Updated: July 16, 2010