H.R. 2978 (111th): To amend title 5, United States Code, to increase the maximum age to qualify for coverage as a “child” under the health benefits program for Federal employees.
Jun 19, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 19, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 7th congressional district
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- 6/19/2009--Introduced.Includes an unmarried dependent child who is under 25 years of age (currently, under age 22) or incapable of self-support because of a mental or physical disability that existed before ...
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