language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to corrections; excluding medical treatment for mental health from inmate co-payment;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2014, section 243.212.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Any inmate of an adult correctional facility under the control of the commissioner of corrections shall incur co-payment obligations for health care services provided. The co-payment shall be at least $5 per visit to a health care provider. The co-payment will be paid from the inmate account of earnings and other funds, as provided in section 243.23, subdivision 3. The funds paid under this subdivision are appropriated to the commissioner of corrections for the delivery of health care services to inmates.
Presented to the governor May 12, 2016
Signed by the governor May 12, 2016, 1:28 p.m.