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Text of the Pregnancy Assistance Fund Expansion Act

This bill was introduced on January 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Jan 24, 2013 (Introduced).

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113th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 144

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 24 (legislative day, January 3), 2013

introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

A BILL

To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to authorize additional funding for the pregnancy assistance fund.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Pregnancy Assistance Fund Expansion Act .

2.

Additional funding for the Pregnancy Assistance Fund

Section 10214 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (42 U.S.C. 18204) is amended by adding at the end the following: In addition to amounts authorized to be appropriated in the previous sentence, there are authorized to be appropriated to carry out section 10210 , an additional $25,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2014 through 2019 ..