H.R.1381 - Requiring Individual Responsibility in Medicaid Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9] (Introduced 03/07/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/17/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1381 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/07/2017)
Requiring Individual Responsibility in Medicaid Act of 2017
This bill amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to allow a state Medicaid program to impose a work requirement as a condition of eligibility.
A program may not apply such a requirement to: (1) a pregnant woman, (2) the sole parent or caretaker of either a child younger than age 6 or a child with disabilities, or (3) an individual younger than age 20 who is married or head of a household and either attends secondary school or participates in employment-related education.