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H.R. 2306: Puerto Rico Medicaid Act of 2019

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The summary below was written by the Congressional Research Service, which is a nonpartisan division of the Library of Congress, and was published on Apr 12, 2019.

Puerto Rico Medicaid Act of 2019

This bill excludes Puerto Rico from the specified Medicaid Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (FMAP) of 55% for U.S. territories. Under current law, a state's FMAP is generally based on the state's per capita income and may range from 50% to 83%.

The bill also increases Medicaid funding for Puerto Rico beginning in FY2020.