Summary

2/6/2013--Introduced.Access to Health Information Centers for Families with Disabilities Act of 2013 - Amends title V (Maternal and Child Health Services) of the Social Security Act, as amended... Read More

Status

This bill was introduced on Feb 6, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not passed.

Bill Text

A BILL

To amend title V of the Social Security Act to extend funding for family-to-family health information centers to help families of children with disabilities or special health care needs make informed choices about health care for their children.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

This Act may be cited as the ``Access to Health Information Centers for Families with Disabilities Act of 2013''.

SEC. 2. EXTENSION OF FUNDING FOR FAMILY-TO-FAMILY HEALTH INFORMATION CENTERS.

Section 501(c)(1)(A)(iii) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 701(c)(1)(A)(iii)), as amended by section 624 of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, is amended by striking ``2013'' and inserting ``2016''. <all>

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I support H.R. 564 ("To amend title V of the Social Security Act to extend funding for family-to-family health") because...Support for family's with disabled children could help make the best, most long term and economical method of care for the kids.

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BruceEggum
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I oppose H.R. 564 ("To amend title V of the Social Security Act to extend funding for family-to-family health") because...what information will be found at "family-to-family health information centers" that isn't found on the internet, or from a phone call?

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Bill Summary

2/6/2013--Introduced.Access to Health Information Centers for Families with Disabilities Act of 2013 - Amends title V (Maternal and Child Health Services) of the Social Security Act, as amended by the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012, to extend through FY2016 appropriations for family-to-family health information centers to help families of children with disabilities or special health care needs make informed choices about health care for their children.

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