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H.R. 2288 (112th): Caring for Military Kids with Autism Act

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To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for certain treatment of autism under TRICARE.

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Sponsor and status

John Larson

Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2011
Length: 2 pages
Jun 22, 2011
112th Congress (2011–2013)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 22, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.


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What legislators are saying

Defense Bill Includes One Year pilot Program To Help Military Kids With Autism
    — Rep. John Larson [D-CT1] (Sponsor) on Dec 21, 2012

Larson Applauds OPM Decision to Allow Coverage of Vital Health Care Services For Families With Children With Autism
    — Rep. John Larson [D-CT1] (Sponsor) on May 31, 2012

Larson Measure to Help Military Children With Autism Included In Defense Bill
    — Rep. John Larson [D-CT1] (Sponsor) on May 18, 2012

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Jun 22, 2011

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H.R. 2288 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 2288. This is the one from the 112th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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