H.R. 2 (111th): Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009


Jan 13, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010


Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 4, 2009

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 4, 2009.


Pub.L. 111-3


Frank Pallone Jr.

Representative for New Jersey's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 9, 2009
Length: 104 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 275 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jan 16, 2009

H.Res. 107 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Feb 4, 2009

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Jan 13, 2009
Passed House
Jan 14, 2009
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Passed Senate with Changes
Jan 29, 2009
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Enacted — Signed by the President
Feb 4, 2009
House Agreed to Changes
Feb 4, 2009
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43 cosponsors (43D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Jan 14, 2009 2:45 p.m.
Passed 289/139
Jan 29, 2009 8:57 p.m.
Bill Passed 66/32
Concurring in the Senate Amendment
Feb 4, 2009 1:10 p.m.
Passed 290/135

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