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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Jan 13, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jan 14, 2009
Passed House

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

Jan 29, 2009
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Feb 4, 2009
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Feb 4, 2009
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


43 cosponsors (43D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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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

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

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