Introduced Version






HOUSE BILL No. 1330

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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL



Citations Affected: IC 4-12-8-2 ; IC 4-30.

Synopsis: Prescription drug program funding. Requires the lottery commission to establish a $2 instant win game for the benefit of the prescription drug program. Requires the lottery commission to transfer $1 for each ticket sold to the prescription drug account.

Effective: July 1, 2003.





Adams T, Young D




    January 14, 2003, read first time and referred to Committee on Ways and Means.







Introduced

First Regular Session 113th General Assembly (2003)


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HOUSE BILL No. 1330



    A BILL FOR AN ACT to amend the Indiana Code concerning the lottery and to make an appropriation.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Indiana:

SOURCE: IC 4-12-8-2; (03)IN1330.1.1. -->     SECTION 1. IC 4-12-8-2 , AS AMENDED BY P.L.107-2002, SECTION 1, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 2. (a) The Indiana prescription drug account is established within the Indiana tobacco master settlement agreement fund for the purpose of providing access to needed prescription drugs to ensure the health and welfare of Indiana's low-income senior citizens. The account consists of:
        (1) amounts to be distributed to the account from the Indiana tobacco master settlement agreement fund;
         (2) amounts transferred to the account from the lottery administrative trust fund under IC 4-30-16-1 (3);
        (2) (3) appropriations to the account from other sources;
        (3) (4) rebates:
            (A) required under 42 U.S.C. 1396r-8(a) for a Medicaid waiver under which a prescription drug program is established or implemented; or
            (B) voluntarily negotiated under a prescription drug program

that is established or implemented;
        to provide access to prescription drugs for low income senior citizens; and
        (4) (5) grants, gifts, and donations intended for deposit in the account.
    (b) The account shall be administered by the budget agency. Expenses for administration and benefits under the Indiana prescription drug program established under IC 12-10-16 shall be paid from the account. Money in the account at the end of the state fiscal year does not revert to the state general fund or the Indiana tobacco master settlement agreement fund but is annually appropriated and remains available for expenditure for a prescription drug program established or implemented to provide access to prescription drugs for low income senior citizens.
    (c) Money in the account may be used to match federal funds available under a Medicaid waiver under which a prescription drug program is established or implemented to provide access to prescription drugs for low income senior citizens.
     (d) Money transferred to the account from the lottery administrative trust fund under IC 4-30-16-1 (3) is annually appropriated to provide access to prescription drugs for low income senior citizens.

SOURCE: IC 4-30-3-20; (03)IN1330.1.2. -->     SECTION 2. IC 4-30-3-20 IS ADDED TO THE INDIANA CODE AS A NEW SECTION TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 20. (a) The commission shall establish an instant game for the benefit of the Indiana prescription drug program established under IC 12-10-16.
    (b) The instant game established under this section must cost two dollars ($2) to play. The game must be subject to the same rules and have the same odds of winning as other instant games costing two dollars ($2) to play.
    (c) The commission shall set aside one dollar ($1) for each ticket sold in the game for transfer to the prescription drug account established under IC 4-12-8.
    (d) The instant game established under this section must be easily identified with the unique use of the game's proceeds and marketed accordingly.

SOURCE: IC 4-30-16-1; (03)IN1330.1.3. -->     SECTION 3. IC 4-30-16-1 IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2003]: Sec. 1. (a) The money in the administrative trust fund shall be used for the following:
        (1) To pay prizes.
        (2) To pay the expenses for the operation of the lottery, including

setting aside an amount determined by the commission to be necessary for the cash flow needs of the commission. These expenses include all costs incurred in the operation and administration of the lottery and all costs resulting from any contracts entered into for the purchase or lease of goods and services required by the lottery, including the following:                
            (A) The compensation paid to retailers.
            (B) The costs of supplies, materials, tickets, independent audit services, independent studies, data transmission, advertising, promotion, incentives, public relations, communications, security, bonding for retailers, printing, distribution of tickets, and reimbursing other governmental entities for services provided to the lottery.
            (C) The costs of any other goods and services necessary for carrying out this article.
         (3) To transfer the money set aside by the commission under IC 4-30-3-20 (c) to the Indiana prescription drug account established under IC 4-12-8-2.
        (3) (4) To make transfers of the revenue remaining after making the payments necessary under subdivisions (1) and (2) through (3) (referred to as "surplus revenue" in this article) to the treasurer of state for deposit as provided in this chapter.
     (b) The commission shall make the transfers required under subdivision (3) on a monthly basis.