House Bill 5429
116th Congress(2019-2020)
SENIOR CARE Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in House on Dec 13, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Dec 13, 2019
Latest Action
Dec 16, 2019
Origin Chamber
House
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
5429
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 House votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Supporting and Empowering the Nation to Improve Outcomes that Reaffirm Careers, Activities, and Recreation for the Elderly Act or the SENIOR CARE Act

This bill expands eligibility for the Medicaid Ticket to Work Program to include individuals who are 65 years of age or older. (Under the current program, states may establish a Medicaid buy-in option for working individuals with disabilities whose income exceeds the customary limits and who are between the ages of 16 and 64.)

Text (1)
December 13, 2019
Actions (3)
12/16/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
12/13/2019
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
12/13/2019
Introduced in House
Public Record
Created
Dec 14, 2019 8:42:36 AM
Updated
Feb 2, 2021 10:30:13 PM