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Page_white_text S2086: A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend funding for 18 months for the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and for other purposes    [0 comments]
Amends title XXI (State Children's Health Insurance) (SCHIP) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to: (1) extend SCHIP through FY2008 and the first six months of FY2009; (2) provide additional allotments to states to address SCHIP funding shortfalls for the same period of time; and (3) authorize qualifying states to elect to receive the enhanced portion of the SCHIP matching rate for coverage of certain children under SSA title XIX (Medicaid).
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WorldS2086 at GovTrack BookS2086 at the Library of Congress
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Mississippi
http://lott.senate.gov/

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Sen. Wayne Allard [R, CO]
Sen. C. Saxby Chambliss [R, GA]
Sen. Thomas Coburn [R, OK]
Sen. Jim DeMint [R, SC]
Sen. James Inhofe [R, OK]
Sen. John Isakson [R, GA]
Sen. Mitch McConnell [R, KY]
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