H.R.1345 - Restoring the Partnership for County Health Care Costs Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] (Introduced 02/25/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||House - 02/26/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1345 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (02/25/2019)
Restoring the Partnership for County Health Care Costs Act of 2019
This bill allows an otherwise eligible individual who is in custody pending charges to receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Medicare, Medicaid, or Children's Health Insurance Program (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.