S. 2343 (103rd): An original bill to state the sense of the Senate on the TRICARE program of the Department of Defense and to facilitate the full implementation of the program by authorizing the reimbursement of the program for the cost of care provided under the program to certain medicare-eligible individuals.

An "original bill" is one which is drafted and approved by a committee before it is formally introduced in the House or Senate.


Aug 1, 1994
103rd Congress, 1993–1994

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 27, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Samuel Nunn

Senator from Georgia



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Last Updated: Aug 1, 1994
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

8/1/1994--Introduced.Expresses the sense of the Senate that:(1) the health care program of the Department of Defense (DOD) known as TRICARE reflects a commitment to cooperation between the military departments and ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 27, 1994
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Aug 1, 1994

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2343”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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