S. 2863: Equity in Pretrial Medicaid Coverage Act of 2016

A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to remove limitations on Medicaid benefits for persons in custody pending disposition of charges.

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Apr 27, 2016


Referred to Committee on Apr 27, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 27, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Alan “Al” Franken

Junior Senator from Minnesota



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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2016
Length: 2 pages


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Apr 27, 2016

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Reported by Committee

Passed Senate

Passed House

Signed by the President

S. 2863 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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