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house Bill H.R. 3596

Start Healthy Act of 2013

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      Committee on Energy and Commerce
    IntroducedNovember 21st, 2013

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Start Healthy Act of 2013

Official Title

To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide medical assistance to uninsured newborns under the Medicaid program, and for other purposes.


Start Healthy Act of 2013 - Amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to provide: (1) mandatory coverage of qualified (uninsured) newborns, and (2) 100% federal medical assistance percentage (FMAP) for temporary coverage of such newborns.

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