H.R. 5200 (111th): FEHBP Dependent Coverage Extension Act


May 4, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 4, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Chris Van Hollen Jr.

Representative for Maryland's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 4, 2010
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 5, United States Code, to extend eligibility for coverage under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program with respect to certain adult dependents of Federal employees and annuitants, in conformance with amendments made by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Summary (CRS)

5/4/2010--Introduced.FEHBP Dependent Coverage Extension Act - Extends eligibility for coverage under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program to a federal employee's, annuitant's, or former spouse's dependent child (currently, unmarried dependent ... Read more >

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May 4, 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. 5200”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (11D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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