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S. 106: Community Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2019

The text of the bill below is as of Jan 10, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 106

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

January 10, 2019

(for himself, Ms. Stabenow, Mr. Sullivan, Mr. Carper, Mr. Gardner, Mr. Cardin, Ms. Murkowski, Ms. Baldwin, Mrs. Capito, Mr. Menendez, Mr. Cornyn, Mr. Manchin, Mr. Wicker, Mr. Tester, Ms. Collins, Mr. King, Mrs. Hyde-Smith, Mr. Peters, and Mr. Jones) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance

A BILL

To reauthorize and extend funding for community health centers and the National Health Service Corps.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Community Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2019.

2.

Extension of funding for community health centers and National Health Service Corps

Section 221 of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 is amended—

(1)

in subsection (a), by adding at the end the following:

(3)

Additional funding

In addition to amounts appropriated under section 10503(b) of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, there are appropriated to the CHC Fund the following:

(A)

For purposes of paragraph (1) of such section—

(i)

for fiscal year 2020, $4,200,000,000;

(ii)

for fiscal year 2021, $4,400,000,000;

(iii)

for fiscal year 2022, $4,600,000,000;

(iv)

for fiscal year 2023, $4,800,000,000; and

(v)

for fiscal year 2024, $5,000,000,000.

(B)

For purposes of paragraph (2) of such section—

(i)

$325,000,000 for fiscal year 2020;

(ii)

$340,000,000 for fiscal year 2021;

(iii)

$355,000,000 for fiscal year 2022;

(iv)

$370,000,000 for fiscal year 2023; and

(v)

$385,000,000 for fiscal year 2024.

; and

(2)

in subsection (c), by striking and fiscal year 2107 and inserting , fiscal year 2020, fiscal year 2021, fiscal year 2022, fiscal year 2023, and fiscal year 2024.