S. 1301: Restoring Medicaid for Compact of Free Association Migrants Act of 2015

Introduced:

May 12, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on May 12, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 12, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Mazie Hirono

Junior Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 12, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title IV of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 to restore Medicaid coverage for citizens of the Freely Associated States lawfully residing in the United States under the Compacts of Free Association between the Government of the United States and the Governments of the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

May 12, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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