Federal - HR 525

COVID HCBS Relief Act of 2021

Introduced

January 28, 2021

Description

This bill temporarily increases the applicable Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (i.e., federal matching rate) under Medicaid for certain approved home- and community-based services that are provided between October 1, 2020, and September 30, 2022.

Our Position

Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 21

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  • April 1, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Barragan, (D-Calif.)
  • March 9, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Meng, (D-N.Y.)Soto, (D-Fla.)
  • March 3, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Suozzi, (D-N.Y.)
  • Feb. 18, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)
  • Feb. 8, 2021 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Norton, (D-D.C.)
  • Jan. 28, 2021 — Original cosponsor(s): 15

    Blunt Rochester, (D-Del.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)Porter, (D-Calif.)
    DeLauro, (D-Conn.)Larson, J. (D-Conn.)Pressley, (D-Mass.)
    Deutch, (D-Fla.)Matsui, (D-Calif.)Rice, K. (D-N.Y.)
    Doyle, (D-Pa.)Moore, (D-Wis.)Schakowsky, (D-Ill.)
    Kuster, (D-N.H.)Neguse, (D-Colo.)Tonko, (D-N.Y.)
  • Jan. 28, 2021 — Read twice and referred to: House Energy and Commerce.Congressional Record p. H241