S.868 - State Flexibility Act

A bill to restore the longstanding partnership between the States and the Federal Government in managing the Medicaid program. view all titles (2)

All Bill Titles

  • Official: A bill to restore the longstanding partnership between the States and the Federal Government in managing the Medicaid program. as introduced.
  • Short: State Flexibility Act as introduced.

This Bill currently has no wiki content. If you would like to create a wiki entry for this bill, please Login, and then select the wiki tab to create it.

Bill’s Views

  • Today: 5
  • Past Seven Days: 10
  • All-Time: 1,813
 
Introduced
 
Senate
Passes
 
House
Passes
 
President
Signs
 

 
05/03/11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Sponsor

Senator

Orrin Hatch

R-UT

View Co-Sponsors (25)

Official Summary

State Flexibility Act - Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) to repeal certain state Medicaid and State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) maintenance of effort requirements under titles XIX

Official Summary

State Flexibility Act - Amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) and the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) to repeal certain state Medicaid and State Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) maintenance of effort requirements under titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act. (Under \"maintenance of efforts\" a state is prohibited from having eligibility standards, methodologies, or procedures under its state Medicaid or CHIP plan that are more restrictive than those in effect on on July 1, 2008, under ARRA or on March 23, 2010, under PPACA.)

...Read the Rest

Organizations Supporting S.868

  • Americans for Tax Reform
  • Heritage Foundation

Organizations Opposing S.868

  • None via MapLight at this time.




Vote on This Bill

50% Users Support Bill

1 in favor / 1 opposed
 

Send Your Senator a Letter

about this bill Support Oppose Tracking
Track with MyOC