[United States Statutes at Large, Volume 124, 111th Congress, 2nd Session]
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Public Law 111-127
111th Congress

An Act


 
To amend section 1113 of the Social Security Act to provide authority
for increased fiscal year 2010 payments for temporary assistance to
United States citizens returned from foreign countries, to provide
necessary funding to avoid shortfalls in the Medicare cost-sharing
program for low-income qualifying individuals, and for other
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Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
United States of America in Congress assembled, <>
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

This Act may be cited as the ``Emergency Aid to American Survivors
of the Haiti Earthquake Act''.
SEC. 2. INCREASE IN AGGREGATE PAYMENTS FOR FISCAL YEAR 2010 FOR
TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE TO UNITED STATES CITIZENS
RETURNED FROM FOREIGN COUNTRIES.

Section 1113(d) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1313(d)) is
amended by striking ``September, 30, 2003'' and all that follows and
inserting ``September 30, 2009, except that, in the case of fiscal year
2010, the total amount of such assistance provided during that fiscal
year shall not exceed $25,000,000.''.
SEC. 3. QI PROGRAM FUNDING.

Section 1933(g)(2) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1396u-
3(g)(2)) is amended--
(1) in subparagraph (M), by striking ``$412,500,000'' and
inserting ``$462,500,000''; and
(2) in subparagraph (N), by striking ``$150,000,000'' and
inserting ``$165,000,000''.

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SEC. 4. APPLICATION OF MEDICAID IMPROVEMENT FUND.

Section 1941(b)(1)(A) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1396w-
1(b)(1)(A)) is amended by striking ``$100,000,000'' and inserting
``$10,000,000''.

Approved January 27, 2010.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--S. 2949:
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CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 156 (2010):
Jan. 25, considered and passed Senate.
Jan. 26, considered and passed House.