US HB1343 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-1)
Status: Introduced on February 25 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-26 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Protecting Married Seniors from Impoverishment Act This bill makes permanent certain provisions regarding Medicaid eligibility that protect against spousal impoverishment for recipients of home and community-based services. Under current law, these provisions expire on March 31, 2019.

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Protecting Married Seniors from Impoverishment Act



2019-02-26HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2019-02-25HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
2019-02-25HouseIntroduced in House


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