Summary

                            To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to remove the matching requirement for a territory to use specially allocated Federal funds for Medicare covered part D drugs for low-income individuals.

Introduced in House
This bill amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to establish a
Federal Medical Assistance Percentage of 100% with respect to a U.S. territory's
use of specified federal funds to provide covered drugs to low-income
individuals who are eligible for the Medicare prescription drug benefit.



                        

Actions

  • Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

    Feb 3rd, 2017
  • Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

    Feb 1st, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Feb 1st, 2017
  • Introduced in House

    Feb 1st, 2017