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H.R. 1839: Medicaid Services Investment and Accountability Act of 2019

To amend title XIX to extend protection for Medicaid recipients of home and community-based services against spousal impoverishment, establish a State Medicaid option to provide coordinated care to children with complex medical conditions through health homes, prevent the misclassification of drugs for purposes of the Medicaid drug rebate program, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Raul Ruiz

Sponsor. Representative for California's 36th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 5, 2019
Length: 14 pages
Introduced
Mar 21, 2019
116th Congress, 2019–2021
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 18, 2019

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 18, 2019.

Law
Pub.L. 116-16
Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

My Votes – Week of March 25
    — Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R-WA5] on Mar 29, 2019

ICYMI: E&C Republicans Criticize Speaker Pelosi for Putting \"Politics over Progress\"
    — Rep. Steve Scalise [R-LA1] on Sep 19, 2019

ACE Kids Act Becomes Law
    — Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler [R-WA3] on Apr 23, 2019

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 1839 will add $1 million in new spending through 2029.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 1226: ACE Kids Act of 2019

Introduced on Feb 14, 2019. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 317: ACE Kids Act of 2019

Introduced on Feb 4, 2019. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 205: Right Rebate Act of 2019

Introduced on Jan 24, 2019. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

H.R. 937: Right Rebate Act of 2019

Introduced on Jan 31, 2019. 97% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Mar 21, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 25, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 2, 2019
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Apr 18, 2019
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1839 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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