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H.R. 1226: ACE Kids Act of 2019

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To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States with the option of providing coordinated care for children with complex medical conditions through a health home.

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Sponsor and status

Kathy Castor

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 14, 2019
Length: 20 pages
Introduced
Feb 14, 2019
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. 1839: Medicaid Services Investment and Accountability Act of 2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 18, 2019. (compare text)
Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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What legislators are saying

U.S. Rep. Castor: ACE Kids Act Encourages Creation of Health Homes, Puts Children with Complex Medical Conditions and Their Families First
    — Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL14] (Sponsor) on Feb 20, 2019

Bilirakis Bill to Ensure Patients in Need of Bone Marrow and Stem Cell Transplant Have Access to Lifesaving Treatment is Signed Into Law
    — Rep. Gus Bilirakis [R-FL12] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 3, 2020

Jaime Herrera Beutler Joins Colleagues in Reintroducing Bipartisan ACE Kids Act to Help Low-Income, Medically-Complex Children
    — Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler [R-WA3] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 26, 2019

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History

Feb 14, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1226 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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