HR 3921

Title: HEALTHY KIDS Act
Author: Rep. Michael Burgess (REP-TX)

Summary
...Current law provides states with an enhanced Federal Matching Assistance Percentage (FMAP) for child-health assistance through FY2019. The bill maintains the enhanced FMAP in FY2020, but halves the percentage-point increase.</p> <p>The bill eliminates Medicaid payment reductions for disproportionate-share hospitals (which receive additional payment under Medicaid for treating a large share of low-income patients) in FY2018, but extends such reductions by two years (through FY2027).</p> <p>The bill also increases Medicaid funding for Puerto Rico through FY2019. Such funding shall be further increased through 2019 if Puerto Rico takes specified actions to improve its Medicaid program.</p> <p>In addition, the bill:</p> <ul> <li>alters ...

Status
Introduced in House 10/03/2017
Introduced in House 10/03/2017
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 10/03/2017
Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. 10/03/2017
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 10/04/2017
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 28 - 23. 10/04/2017
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 115-358, Part I. 10/19/2017
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 115-358, Part I. 10/19/2017
House Committee on Ways and Means Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Oct. 23, 2017. 10/19/2017
Committee on Ways and Means discharged. 10/23/2017
Committee on Ways and Means discharged. 10/23/2017
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 263. 10/23/2017

Bill Text
10/24/2017 - HR 3921 (Reported+in+House)
10/23/2017 - HR 3921 (Reported+in+House)
10/03/2017 - HR 3921 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX)
    () - U.S. Representative

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