House Proposes Community Integration Act of 2014

On September 18, Rep. Matt Cartwright (D-PA) introduced the Community Integration Act of 2014 (H.R. 5547) in the House of Representatives. This follows Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) introducing the same bill, S. 2515, in the Senate on June 24. The Act aims to strengthen Medicaid beneficiaries’ opportunities to receive home and community-based services (HCBS). The National…