Summary: H.R.1342 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.1342. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (02/25/2019)

Ensuring Medicaid Provides Opportunities for Widespread Equity, Resources, and Care Act or the EMPOWER Care Act

This bill extends funding through FY2023 for the Money Follows the Person Rebalancing Demonstration Program and otherwise revises the program. (Under this program, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services may award grants to state Medicaid programs to assist states in increasing the use of home and community care for long-term care and decreasing the use of institutional care.)