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
Sponsor. Representative for California's 36th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 5, 2019
Length: 14 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 18, 2019
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 18, 2019.
What legislators are saying
“President Trump Signs Three of Dr. Ruizs Major Legislative Priorities into Law”
— Rep. Raul Ruiz [D-CA36] (Sponsor) on Dec 23, 2019
What stakeholders are saying
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Mar 21, 2019
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Mar 25, 2019
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Apr 2, 2019
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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.
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Medicaid Services Investment and Accountability Act of 2019, Pub. L. No. 116-16, H.R. 1839, 116th Cong..
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