S. 776 (107th): Medicaid Safety Net Improvement Act of 2001


Apr 25, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jeff Bingaman

Senator from New Mexico



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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2001
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to increase the floor for treatment as an extremely low DSH State to 3 percent in fiscal year 2002.

Summary (CRS)

4/25/2001--Introduced.Medicaid Safety Net Improvement Act of 2001 - Amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to increase the allowed Federal Medicaid disproportionate share hospital (DSH) allotment in ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 25, 2001

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 776”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


14 cosponsors (10D, 4R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 204 (108th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2003

H.R. 1604 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2001

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