Disaster Relief Medicaid Act (DRMA) – S. 3120 and H.R. 6029

AAHD and the Lakeshore Foundation have joined the Partnership for Inclusive Disaster Strategies supporting legislation (DRMA) to ensure access to Medicaid and CHIP assistance for survivors of major disasters and public health emergencies who have to evacuate across state lines. S. 3120 is co-sponsored by 11 Senators and H.R. 6029 is co-sponsored by 8 U.S. Representatives. Available here are: (1) Senator Bob Casey (PA) lead sponsor summary; (2) Partnership (PIDS) summary and list of endorsing organizations; and (3) Senate legislative text.