IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
January 10, 2019
Mr. Blunt (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
To reauthorize and extend funding for community health centers and the National Health Service Corps.
This Act may be cited as the
Community Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2019.
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—
in subsection (a), by adding at the end the following:
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:
For purposes of paragraph (1) of such section—
for fiscal year 2020, $4,200,000,000;
for fiscal year 2021, $4,400,000,000;
for fiscal year 2022, $4,600,000,000;
for fiscal year 2023, $4,800,000,000; and
for fiscal year 2024, $5,000,000,000.
For purposes of paragraph (2) of such section—
$325,000,000 for fiscal year 2020;
$340,000,000 for fiscal year 2021;
$355,000,000 for fiscal year 2022;
$370,000,000 for fiscal year 2023; and
$385,000,000 for fiscal year 2024.
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.