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Medicaid legislation coming, lawmaker says
Modern Healthcare

The chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee said Thursday there will be forthcoming House bills on the Medicaid program’s maintenance-of-effort requirement and block grant funding to states, although he did not offer specific information on what those pieces of legislation will contain.

Also, Rep. Fred Upton (R-Mich.), chairman of the full House Energy and Commerce Committee, referred to the president’s recent invitation to governors on developing a bipartisan proposal on the Medicaid program.

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