S.1835 - Lower Premiums Through Reinsurance Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME] (Introduced 09/19/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/19/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1835 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (09/19/2017)
Lower Premiums Through Reinsurance Act of 2017
This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to allow a state to apply for funding for a reinsurance program or high-risk pool program.
Programs must meet specified criteria to receive funding. The bill provides funding
for FY2018 and FY2019.