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H.R. 5385: Dr. Benjy Frances Brooks Children’s Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2018

The text of the bill below is as of Mar 22, 2018 (Introduced).


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115th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 5385

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 22, 2018

(for himself and Mr. Burgess) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce

A BILL

To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the program of payments to children’s hospitals that operate graduate medical education programs, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2018.

2.

Program of payments to children's hospitals that operate graduate medical education programs

Section 340E of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 256e) is amended—

(1)

in subsection (a), by striking and each of fiscal years 2014 through 2018, and inserting , each of fiscal years 2014 through 2018, and each of fiscal years 2019 through 2023,;

(2)

in subsection (b)(3)(D), by inserting and the end of fiscal year 2022, after fiscal year 2018,; and

(3)

in subsection (f)—

(A)

in paragraph (1)(A)—

(i)

in clause (iv), by striking ; and and inserting ;;

(ii)

in clause (v), by striking the period at the end and inserting ; and; and

(iii)

by adding at the end the following:

(vi)

for each of fiscal years 2019 through 2023, $110,000,000.

; and

(B)

in paragraph (2)—

(i)

in subparagraph (D), by striking ; and and inserting ;;

(ii)

in subparagraph (E), by striking the period at the end and inserting ; and; and

(iii)

by adding at the end the following:

(F)

for each of fiscal years 2019 through 2023, $220,000,000.

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