H.R.2217: Territory Federal Matching Requirement Equity Act of 2021

About This Bill

  • This bill was introduced in the 117th Congress
  • This bill is primarily about health
  • Introduced March 26, 2021
  • Latest Major Action March 29, 2021

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Bill Summary

Territory Federal Matching Requirement Equity Act of 2021 This bill terminates the specified Medicaid federal matching rate, also known as the Federal Medical Assistance Percentage (FMAP), of 55% for U.S. territories. Under current law, a state's FMAP is generally based on the state's per capita income and may range from 50% to 83%.

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 2 statements associated with H.R.2217.

Bill Actions

Date Description
March 29, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
March 26, 2021
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
March 26, 2021
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