H.R.6042. To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to delay the reduction in Federal medical assistance percentage for Medicaid personal care services furnished without an electronic visit verification system, and for other purposes.

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Summary

                    This bill delays by one year (to January 1, 2020) the Medicaid federal matching rate reduction that is scheduled to take effect for states that fail to require an electronic visit verification system for personal care services. The bill also excludes specified services from such verification system requirements, including inpatient hospital services and 24-hour residential group home services. 
                

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Actions

  • null President: Became Public Law No: 115-222.

    Mon, Jul 30th 2018
  • null President: Signed by President.

    Mon, Jul 30th 2018
  • House Floor: Presented to President.

    Thu, Jul 19th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Message on Senate action sent to the House.

    Wed, Jul 18th 2018
  • Senate Floor: Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent.

    Tue, Jul 17th 2018
  • Senate Discharge: Senate Committee on Finance discharged by Unanimous Consent.

    Tue, Jul 17th 2018
  • Senate Discharge: Senate Committee on Finance discharged by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S5006)

    Tue, Jul 17th 2018
  • Senate IntroReferral: Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

    Wed, Jun 20th 2018
  • House Floor: Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.

    Tue, Jun 19th 2018
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote.

    Tue, Jun 19th 2018
  • House Floor: DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 6042.

    Tue, Jun 19th 2018
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules.

    Tue, Jun 19th 2018
  • House Floor: Mr. Guthrie moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.

    Tue, Jun 19th 2018
  • House Floor: On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5244)

    Tue, Jun 19th 2018
  • House Floor: Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5244-5245)

    Tue, Jun 19th 2018
  • House IntroReferral: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

    Thu, Jun 7th 2018