H.R. 3162 (110th): Children’s Health and Medicare Protection Act of 2007


Jul 24, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on August 1, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


John Dingell

Representative for Michigan's 15th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 4, 2007
Length: 502 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the children's health insurance program, to improve beneficiary protections under the Medicare, Medicaid, and the CHIP program, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

8/1/2007--Reported to House amended, Part I.Children's Health and Medicare Protection (CHAMP) Act of 2007 - TitleI - Children's Health Insurance ProgramSection100 - States that it is the purpose of this ... Read more >

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Jul 24, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 26, 2007
Reported by Committee

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Aug 1, 2007
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3162”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


12 cosponsors (12D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Aug 1, 2007 7:37 p.m.
Passed 225/204

Subject Areas
Related Bills

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S. 1893 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 27, 2007

H.R. 976 (Related)
Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007

Vetoed & Override Failed in House
Oct 18, 2007

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