Senate Bill 1880
116th Congress(2019-2020)
Treatment Family Care Services Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in Senate on Jun 18, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jun 18, 2019
Latest Action
Jun 18, 2019
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
1880
Congress
116
Policy Area
Health
Health
Primary focus of measure is science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease; health services administration and funding, including such programs as Medicare and Medicaid; health personnel and medical education; drug use and safety; health care coverage and insurance; health facilities. Measures concerning controlled substances and drug trafficking may fall under Crime and Law Enforcement policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
No Senate votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Treatment Family Care Services Act

This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to issue guidance outlining opportunities for states to fund treatment family care services through Medicaid, the Payments for Foster Care and Permanency program, or other HHS programs. Treatment family care services are structured, daily emotional and behavioral services and interventions provided in a home-based setting for children less than 21 years old. Additionally, HHS must develop and issue guidance about best practices for states to establish treatment family care services programs.

Text (1)
Actions (2)
06/18/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
06/18/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Jun 19, 2019 4:57:14 AM
Updated
Mar 25, 2021 11:16:56 PM