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HR 829

Title: Prioritizing the Most Vulnerable Over Lottery Winners Act of 2017
Author: Rep. Fred Upton (REP-MI)

...This bill amends title XIX (Medicaid) to specify how a state must treat qualified lottery winnings and lump sum income for purposes of determining an individual's income-based eligibility for a state Medicaid program. Specifically, a state shall include such winnings or income as income received: (1) in the month in which it was received, if the amount is less than $80,000; (2) over a period of two months, if the amount is at least $80,000 but less than $90,000; (3) over a period of three months, if the amount is at least $90,000 but less than $100,000; and (4) over an additional one-month period for each increment of $10,000 received, not to exceed 120 months.</p> <p>An individual whose income exceeds the applicable eligibility threshold due to qualified lump sum income shall ...

Introduced in House 02/02/2017
Introduced in House 02/02/2017
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. 02/02/2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health. 02/03/2017
Subcommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held. 02/07/2017
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by the Yeas and Nays: 20 - 11 . 02/07/2017

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08/16/2017 - HR 829 (Introduced+in+House)
02/02/2017 - HR 829 (Introduced+in+House)
02/02/2017 - HR 829 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Fred Upton (R-MI)
    () - U.S. Representative

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