H.R. 2841 (112th): Provider Tax Administrative Simplification Act of 2011

Introduced:
Sep 02, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Steve Womack
Representative for Arkansas's 3rd congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Sep 06, 2011
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 3171 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Sep 23, 2013

S. 1101 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 26, 2011

 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 6, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 02, 2011
Referred to Committee Sep 06, 2011
 
Full Title

To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to approve waivers under the Medicaid Program under title XIX of the Social Security Act that are related to State provider taxes that exempt certain retirement communities.

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Cosponsors
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Committees

House Energy and Commerce

Health

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9/2/2011--Introduced.
Provider Tax Administrative Simplification Act of 2011 - Requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to approve a waiver of the uniform tax requirement (whether or not the tax is broad based), regardless of whether the state concerned satisfies certain requirements, for any state with a provider tax that does not apply to continuing care retirement communities or life care communities that:
(1) have no beds certified to provide medical assistance under title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act; or
(2) do not provide services for which Medicaid payment may be made.

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