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CHAPTER 347-S.F.No. 2499 An act relating to human services; clarifying medical assistance reimbursement requirements for speech language pathologists; amending Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 256B.0625, subdivision 8b. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1999 Supplement, section 256B.0625, subdivision 8b, is amended to read: Subd. 8b. [SPEECH LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY SERVICES.] Medical assistance covers speech language pathology and related services, including specialized maintenance therapy. Medical assistance covers audiology services and related services. Services provided by a person who has been issued a temporary registration under section 148.5161 shall be reimbursed at the same rate as services performed by a speech language pathologist or audiologist as long as the requirements of section 148.5161, subdivision 3, are met. Presented to the governor April 6, 2000 Signed by the governor April 10, 2000, 2:49 p.m.