Year

2015

Agency

Governor

$8.973m GFS; $42.401m GFF; $51.374m Total

House

$8.973m GFS; $51.374m Total

Senate

Did not include

Governor: In order to implement the Affordable Care Act, DSHS significantly modified the Automated Client Eligibility System (ACES) to design, develop, and incorporate the eligibility system for MAGI Medicaid into existing ACES infrastructure. Funding is provided to fully integrate MAGI Medicaid rules with existing Classic Medicaid and public assistance program rules.

House: Funding is provided to fully integrate Classic Medicaid and public assistance program rules in the business rules engine. To implement the Affordable Care Act, DSHS modified the Automated Client Eligibility System (ACES) to design, develop, and incorporate the eligibility system for MAGI Medicaid into existing ACES infrastructure through a business rules engine.