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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Protect Medicaid Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to prohibit Federal Medicaid funding for the administrative costs of providing health benefits to individuals who are unauthorized immigrants.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
05/21/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
05/22/2019Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
05/21/2019Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/21/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (33)


Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce05/21/2019 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health05/22/2019 Referred to

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (05/21/2019)

Protect Medicaid Act

This bill prohibits federal payment under Medicaid for the administrative costs of providing health benefits to noncitizens who are ineligible for Medicaid based on their immigration status. The Department of Health and Human Services must report on specified information regarding states that provide health benefits to such individuals.