Summary: S.1567 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (04/29/1975)

Requires State plans under the Medicaid program of the Social Security Act to be ratified by both the State's legislative and executive branch before being presented to the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare for his approval, and requires that such plans be posted and available to the public.

Directs the Secretary to annually review a State's compliance with such plan and to publish performance ratings for the States.

Creates a cause of action allowing Medicaid recipients individually or as a class to bring suit against a State for specific performance when a State fails to comply with the provisions of its plan.