To provide for coordination between the TRICARE program and eligibility for making contributions to a health savings account, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 2nd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 30, 2016
Length: 7 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 29, 2016 but was never passed by the Senate.
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Stewarts Veterans Tricare Choice Act Passes the House”
— Rep. Chris Stewart [R-UT2] (Sponsor) on Nov 29, 2016
“Gabbard-Stewart Bill to Expand Veterans Healthcare Passes House”
— Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI2] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 29, 2016
Jun 13, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 15, 2016
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Nov 14, 2016
Reported by House Committee on Ways and Means
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
Nov 29, 2016
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
H.R. 5458 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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