Legislation

Articles, analyses and general information about legislation and laws that relate to aging and the services that LeadingAge members offer.

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  1. Capitol Reflections - Week of April 17, 2017

    MACPAC Announces April Agenda   The Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission (MACPAC) is holding a public meeting later this week, April 20-21. The agenda includes sessions on Medicaid ...

  2. Home Health Access Legislation Re-Introduced

    Senators Susan Collins (R-ME), the Chairman of the Senate Aging Committee, and Ben Cardin (D-MD) have re-introduced the Home Health Care Planning Improvement ...

  3. The Nationwide Impact of Subsidized Senior Housing

    LeadingAge has created a series of Market Snapshot Reports on several long-term services and supports sectors. These reports give a brief overview of the size of the sector compared with others, data pertaining to that sector’s growth with trends and what our members are saying about the sector overall. These guides ...

  4. HUD Programs Deserve Expansion, Not Cuts

    The attention-grabbing article explains how HUD rental assistance works, discusses the impact over the years that even so-called “flat funding” has had on programs (effectively reducing the number of units that can be funded) and how discretionary funding is under attack. Couch lauds the Section 202 program as “government ...

  5. Capitol Reflections - Week of April 10, 2017

    More Action Needed Since last Friday, members of ...