H.R. 5067 (107th): Compact of Free Association Children’s Health Improvement Act of 2002


Jul 8, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 8, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patsy Mink

Representative for Hawaii's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 8, 2002
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to permit States the option of coverage of aliens who are citizens covered under the Compact of Free Association legally residing in the United States under the Medicaid Program and the State children's health insurance program (SCHIP).

Summary (CRS)

7/8/2002--Introduced.Compact of Free Association Children's Health Improvement Act of 2002 - Amends titles XIX (Medicaid) and XXI (State Children's Health Insurance) (SCHIP) of the Social Security Act to grant States ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 8, 2002

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5067”). 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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