Federal - S 151

COVID HCBS Relief Act of 2021

Introduced

February 2, 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.

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Co-Sponsors 18

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  • Feb. 2, 2021 — Original cosponsor(s): 18

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)Klobuchar, (D-Minn.)Sanders, (I-Vt.)
    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Markey, (D-Mass.)Shaheen, (D-N.H.)
    Booker, (D-N.J.)Menendez, (D-N.J.)Smith, (D-Minn.)
    Brown, S. (D-Ohio)Merkley, (D-Ore.)Stabenow, (D-Mich.)
    Duckworth, (D-Ill.)Peters, G. (D-Mich.)Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
    Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)Reed, J. (D-R.I.)Warren, (D-Mass.)
  • Feb. 2, 2021 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Finance.Congressional Record p. S248