H. R. 2217
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
March 26, 2021
Miss González-Colón introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to treat each territory as one of the 50 States for purposes of calculating the Federal medical assistance percentage under the Medicaid program.
This Act may be cited as the
Territory Federal Matching Requirement Equity Act of 2021.
Removal of statutory FMAP limitation for territories
Section 1905(b)(2) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1396d(b)(2)) is amended by inserting
with respect to calendar quarters ending on or before September 30, 2021, before
the Federal medical assistance percentage.