H. R. 1404
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 25, 2013
Mr. Salmon (for himself, Mr. LaMalfa, Mr. Schweikert, Mr. Franks of Arizona, Mrs. Black, and Mr. Hunter) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to eliminate the increased Federal medical assistance percentage under the State plan with respect to newly eligible mandatory individuals under Medicaid, to provide States with greater flexibility under Medicaid, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Medicaid Expansion Repeal and State
Eliminating increased FMAP under State plan with respect to newly eligible mandatory individuals and related equitable support for certain States
in the first sentence of subsection (cc)—
such subsections and inserting
The amendments made by this section shall apply with respect to payments to States for items and services furnished on or after the first day of the first State fiscal year that begins after the date of the enactment of this Act.
Providing greater flexibility to States by eliminating certain requirements imposed by Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Repeal of maintenance of effort requirement
Repeal of minimum essential coverage requirement for Medicaid benchmark benefits
State plan requirements
Modified adjusted gross income
Paragraph (14)(A) (related to modified adjusted gross income) of section 1902(e) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1396a(e)), as added by section 2002(a) of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111–148), is amended by striking the third sentence.
Benchmark benefit packages