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Short Titles as Introduced

Restoring the Partnership for County Health Care Costs Act of 2017

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Official Title as Introduced

To amend titles XVI, XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to remove limitations on Medicaid, Medicare, SSI, and CHIP benefits for persons in custody pending disposition of charges.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/03/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (7)

Date All Actions
01/25/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
01/12/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
01/12/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Human Resources.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
01/03/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/03/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/03/2017Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/03/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce01/03/2017 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health01/25/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means01/03/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Human Resources01/12/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health01/12/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/03/2017)

Restoring the Partnership for County Health Care Costs Act of 2017

This bill amends titles XVI (Supplemental Security Income [SSI]), XVIII (Medicare), XIX (Medicaid), and XXI (Children's Health Insurance Program [CHIP]) to allow an otherwise eligible individual who is in custody pending charges to receive SSI, Medicare, Medicaid, or CHIP benefits.

Any SSI benefits payable to such an individual: (1) must be withheld until the individual is no longer in custody; and (2) if the individual dies while in custody, shall be paid to the individual's estate.