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H.R. 5542 (114th): Medicaid and CHIP Quality Improvement Act of 2016

To amend titles XI and XIX of the Social Security Act to establish a comprehensive and nationwide system to evaluate the quality of care provided to beneficiaries of Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program and to provide incentives for voluntary quality improvement.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jun 21, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 21, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Diana DeGette

Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 21, 2016
Length: 12 pages

History

Jun 21, 2016
 
Introduced

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H.R. 5542 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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