US HB2856 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 33-1)
Status: Introduced on May 21 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-22 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Protect Medicaid Act This bill prohibits federal payment under Medicaid for the administrative costs of providing health benefits to noncitizens who are ineligible for Medicaid based on their immigration status. The Department of Health and Human Services must report on specified information regarding states that provide health benefits to such individuals.

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Protect Medicaid Act



2019-05-22HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2019-05-21HouseReferred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
2019-05-21HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB131 (Same As) 2019-01-15 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.


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