New Cosponsor — Feb 10, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL5]
The bill now has 16 cosponsors (16 Democrats).
Jan 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maine's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 15, 2013
Length: 2 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the maximum age for children eligible for medical care under the CHAMPVA program.
1/15/2013--Introduced.CHAMPVA Children's Protection Act of 2013 - Increases from 23 to 26 the maximum age of eligibility for certain dependent children of veterans for medical care under CHAMPVA (the Civilian ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 288 — 113th Congress: CHAMPVA Children’s Protection Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr288
“H.R. 288 — 113th Congress: CHAMPVA Children’s Protection Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr288>
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