Bill Summary

Community Choice Act of 2009 – Amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to require state Medicaid plan coverage of community-based attendant services and supports for certain Medicaid-eligible individuals. Outlines requirements for: (1) an enhanced federal medical assistance percentage (FMAP) for ongoing activities of early coverage states that enhance and promote the use of community-based attendant services and supports; and (2) increased federal financial participation for certain expenditures incurred by the state for the provision of such services and supports. Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to: (1) award grants to eligible states which have established a Consumer Task Force to assist the state in its development of real choice systems change initiatives; and (2) conduct a demonstration project for the purpose of evaluating service coordination and cost-sharing approaches with respect to the provision of community-based services and supports to dually eligible individuals.

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Status

Bill Text

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2010-11-27 https://www.congress.gov/111/bills/hr1670/BILLS-111hr1670ih.pdf

Votes

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Amendments

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Bill History

Date Action
2009-03-24Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2009-03-23Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.

Sponsors

Name District
Barney FrankHD-MA-4
Bart GordonHD-TN-6
Charles RangelHD-NY-13
Edolphus TownsHD-NY-10
Nydia VelazquezHD-NY-7
Neil AbercrombieHD-HI-1
Lois CappsHD-CA-24
Gerald ConnollyHD-VA-11
Kathleen DahlkemperHD-PA-3
Diana DeGetteHD-CO-1
Eliot EngelHD-NY-16
Anna EshooHD-CA-18
Gene GreenHD-TX-29
Henry JohnsonHD-GA-4
Mary KilroyHD-OH-15
Ben LujanSD-NM
Daniel MaffeiHD-NY-24
Eric MassaHD-NY-29
Christopher MurphySD-CT
Bill PascrellHD-NJ-9
Janice SchakowskyHD-IL-9
Michael ArcuriHD-NY-24
Tammy BaldwinSD-WI
Howard BermanHD-CA-28
Timothy BishopHD-NY-1
Robert BradyHD-PA-1
Corrine BrownHD-FL-5
Russ CarnahanHD-MO-3
Donna ChristensenHD-VI
Yvette ClarkeHD-NY-9
Lacy ClayHD-MO-1
Steve CohenHD-TN-9
Joe CourtneyHD-CT-2
Elijah CummingsHD-MD-7
Danny DavisHD-IL-7
Susan DavisHD-CA-53
Rosa DeLauroHD-CT-3
Lloyd DoggettHD-TX-35
Michael DoyleHD-PA-14
Sam FarrHD-CA-20
Chaka FattahHD-PA-2
Bob FilnerHD-CA-51
Charles GonzalezHD-TX-20
Raul GrijalvaHD-AZ-3
Luis GutierrezHD-IL-4
Alcee HastingsHD-FL-20
James HimesHD-CT-4
Maurice HincheyHD-NY-22
Paul HodesHD-NH-2
Rush HoltHD-NJ-12
Steve IsraelHD-NY-3
Jesse JacksonHD-IL-2
Eddie JohnsonHD-TX-30
Marcy KapturHD-OH-9
Patrick KennedyHD-RI-1
Dale KildeeHD-MI-5
Ron KindHD-WI-3
Dennis KucinichHD-OH-10
James LangevinHD-RI-2
John LarsonHD-CT-1
Barbara LeeHD-CA-13
John LewisHD-GA-5
David LoebsackHD-IA-2
Nita LoweyHD-NY-17
Carolyn MaloneyHD-NY-12
Carolyn McCarthyHD-NY-4
Betty McCollumHD-MN-4
Kendrick MeekHD-FL-17
Brad MillerHD-NC-13
Dennis MooreHD-KS-3
Gwen MooreHD-WI-4
James MoranHD-VA-8
Patrick MurphyHD-PA-8
John MurthaHD-PA-12
Jerrold NadlerHD-NY-10
Eleanor NortonHD-DC
John OlverHD-MA-1
Ed PastorHD-AZ-7
Donald PayneHD-NJ-10
Chellie PingreeHD-ME-1
Jared PolisHD-CO-2
Silvestre ReyesHD-TX-16
Steven RothmanHD-NJ-9
Tim RyanHD-OH-13
Linda SanchezHD-CA-38
Loretta SanchezHD-CA-46
Allyson SchwartzHD-PA-13
Jose SerranoHD-NY-15
Joe SestakHD-PA-7
Carol Shea-PorterHD-NH-1
Louise SlaughterHD-NY-25
Bennie ThompsonHD-MS-2
Peter ViscloskyHD-IN-1
Timothy WalzHD-MN-1
Maxine WatersHD-CA-43
Robert WexlerHD-FL-19
Lynn WoolseyHD-CA-6
Sanford BishopHD-GA-2
Collin PetersonHD-MN-7
Gregory MeeksHD-NY-5
Tim MurphyHD-PA-18
Todd PlattsHD-PA-19
Paul TonkoHD-NY-20
Don YoungHD-AK
Cathy McMorris RodgersHD-WA-5
Pete SessionsHD-TX-17
Thaddeus McCotterHD-MI-11
Eni FaleomavaegaHD-AS
Christopher SmithHD-NJ-4
John McHughHD-NY-23
Jason AltmireHD-PA-4
Melissa BeanHD-IL-8
Jo BonnerHD-AL-1
Christopher CarneyHD-PA-10
Charles DentHD-PA-15
Brad EllsworthHD-IN-8
Jim GerlachHD-PA-6
Tim HoldenHD-PA-17
Lynn JenkinsHD-KS-2
Peter KingHD-NY-2
Tom LathamHD-IA-3
Jim MathesonHD-UT-4
Jerry MoranSD-KS
Ed PerlmutterHD-CO-7
Mike QuigleyHD-IL-5
Nick RahallHD-WV-3
Glenn ThompsonHD-PA-5
Todd TiahrtHD-KS-4
Paul KanjorskiHD-PA-11
Joseph PittsHD-PA-16
Bill DelahuntHD-MA-10
Mark CritzHD-PA-12