H.R. 4923 (111th): TRICARE Dependent Coverage Extension Act


Mar 24, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 24, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Martin Heinrich

Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 24, 2010
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 10, United States Code, to extend TRICARE coverage to certain dependents under the age of 26.

Summary (CRS)

3/24/2010--Introduced.TRICARE Dependent Coverage Extension Act - Deems the following individuals as dependents, for purposes of dependent coverage under TRICARE (a Department of Defense [DOD] managed health care program):(1) a child ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 24, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4923”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


106 cosponsors (102D, 4R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 3201 (Related)
TRICARE Dependent Coverage Extension Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 14, 2010

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