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H.R. 829: Prioritizing the Most Vulnerable Over Lottery Winners Act of 2017

To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to clarify the treatment of lottery winnings and other lump sum income for purposes of income eligibility under the Medicaid program, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Fred Upton

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Feb 2, 2017
Length: 8 pages
Introduced:

Feb 2, 2017

Status:

Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted, so there will not likely be further activity on this bill.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 1892: Further Extension of Continuing Appropriations Act, 2018; Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2018; SUSTAIN Care Act of 2018; Honoring Hometown Heroes Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 9, 2018. (compare text)
Prognosis:

11% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Feb 2, 2017
 
Introduced

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Feb 7, 2017
 
Considered by Health

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

H.R. 829 is 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.

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