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S.325: A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the maximum age for children eligible for medical care under the CHAMPVA program, and for other purposes.
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||armed forces and national security|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Jon Tester, D-Mont.|
|Total Cosponsors||14 (13 Democrats, 1 Republican)|
|Introduced||Feb. 14, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||May 9, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the Senate
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill signed into law
Makes a child eligible for medical care under the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA) eligible for such care until the child's 26th birthday, regardless of the child's marital status.
Makes such provision inapplicable before January 1, 2014, to a child who is eligible to enroll in an employer-sponsored health care plan.
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|May 9, 2013||Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 113-203.|
|Feb. 14, 2013||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Veterans' Affairs.|