Summary: S.873 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for S.873. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in Senate (03/26/2019)

Stabilize Medicaid and CHIP Coverage Act of 2019

This bill requires the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and state Medicaid programs to provide 12-month continuous enrollment for eligible individuals.

The bill also establishes bonus payments for states that implement certain Medicaid enrollment and retention policies for specified categories of individuals (e.g., children), such as aligning income eligibility standards with those of other insurance affordability programs.