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H.R. 6809 (115th): Puerto Rico Integrity in Medicare Advantage Act

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To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for temporary stabilization of Medicare Advantage payments following Hurricane Maria.

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Sponsor and status

Jenniffer González-Colón

Sponsor. Resident Commissioner for Puerto Rico. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 13, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Sep 13, 2018
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 13, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).


8 Cosponsors (4 Republicans, 4 Democrats)


Position statements

What legislators are saying

Expresiones de la Comisionada Residente en el Hemiciclo de la Cmara de Representantes sobre PRIMA
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR] (Sponsor) on Dec 20, 2018

Fitzpatrick Urges Congress to Act on Puerto Rico
    — Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA1] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 14, 2018

Congresswoman Gonzalez Colon Statement regarding PUERTO RICO INTEGRITY IN MEDICARE ADVANTAGE ACT
    — Commish. Jenniffer González-Colón [R-PR] (Sponsor) on Dec 20, 2018

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Sep 13, 2018

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H.R. 6809 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6809. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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