H.R. 5185 (111th): Fair Health Care for Military Families Act

Apr 29, 2010 (111th Congress, 2009–2010)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Peter DeFazio
Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district
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To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the maximum age for children ...

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 04, 2010


This bill was introduced on April 29, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Apr 29, 2010
Referred to Committee Apr 29, 2010
Full Title

To amend titles 10 and 38, United States Code, to increase the maximum age for children eligible for medical care under the TRICARE program and the CHAMPVA program.


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2 cosponsors (2D) (show)

House Armed Services

Military Personnel

House Veterans' Affairs


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Fair Health Care for Military Families Act - Increases to 26 the maximum age for certain children eligible for medical care under: (1) the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs (CHAMPVA); and (2) TRICARE (a Department of Defense [DOD] managed health care program).

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