skip to main content

S. 585: SAME Act of 2019

Call or Write Congress

A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide the same level of Federal matching assistance for every State that chooses to expand Medicaid coverage to newly eligible individuals, regardless of when such expansion takes place.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Mark Warner

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Virginia. Democrat.

Read Text »
Last Updated: Feb 27, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Feb 27, 2019
Status

Introduced on Feb 27, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on February 27, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
Source

History

Feb 27, 2019
 
Introduced

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

If this bill has further action, the following steps may occur next:
 
Passed Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

S. 585 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.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“S. 585 — 116th Congress: SAME Act of 2019.” www.GovTrack.us. 2019. June 16, 2019 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/116/s585>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.