H.R.288: CHAMPVA Children's Protection Act of 2013

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about armed forces and national security
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Sponsor Michael H. Michaud, D-Maine
Total Cosponsors 16 (All Democrats)
Introduced Jan. 15, 2013
Latest Major Action May 21, 2013
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Bill Summary

CHAMPVA Children's Protection Act of 2013 - Increases from 23 to 26 the maximum age of eligibility for certain dependent children of veterans for medical care under CHAMPVA (the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs [VA]).

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 21, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
Feb. 4, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Jan. 15, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs.