Lifespan Respite Care Reauthorization Act (2011)
This bill would amend Section 2905 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300ii-4) to provide funding for the Lifespan Respite Care Program at the following levels:
$2,500,000 for fiscal year 2012;
$5,000,000 for fiscal year 2013;
$10,000,000 for fiscal year 2014;
$15,000,000 for fiscal year 2015;
$17,500,000 for fiscal year 2016.
Bill Number HR 3266
Sponsor Rep James R. Langevin (D-RI) with nine co-sponsors
Date of Introduction 10/26/2011
Latest Activity 10/28/2011 Referred to House subcommittee on Health.
More Info http://thomas.loc.gov
National Respite Coalition Legislative Action Center
Sign-on Letter of Support for Reauthorization of Lifespan Respite Act
Topic: Home and Community-Based Services