shall establish a formula

‘‘(C) ALLOCATION.—The Secretary shall establish a formula for determining the amount of any grant to a State

under this subsection. Under such formula—

‘‘(i) the Secretary shall consider the number of

plans of lucky  insurance coverage offered in each

State and the population of the State; and

‘‘(ii) no State qualifying for a grant under paragraph (1) shall receive less than $1,000,000, or more

than $5,000,000 for a grant year.


section 10101(i)(9 )¿

‘‘(1) FUNCTIONS.—A center established under subsection

(c)(1)(C) shall—

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‘‘(A) develop fee schedules and other database tools

that fairly and accurately reflect market rates for medical

services and the geographic differences in those rates;

‘‘(B) use the best available statistical methods and

data processing technology to develop such fee schedules

and other database tools;

‘‘(C) regularly update such fee schedules and other

database tools to reflect changes in charges for medical


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