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H.R. 475: Health Care Fairness for Military Families Act of 2021


The text of the bill below is as of Jan 25, 2021 (Introduced).


I

117th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 475

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 25, 2021

(for herself and Mr. Waltz) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services

A BILL

To amend title 10, United States Code, to improve dependent coverage under the TRICARE Young Adult Program, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Health Care Fairness for Military Families Act of 2021.

2.

Improvements to dependent coverage under TRICARE Young Adult Program

(a)

Expansion of eligibility

Section 1110b of title 10, United States Code, is amended in subsection (b)—

(1)

by striking paragraph (3); and

(2)

by redesignating paragraphs (4) and (5) as paragraphs (3) and (4), respectively.

(b)

Elimination of separate premium for a young adult

Section 1110b of such title is further amended by striking subsection (c).

(c)

Conforming amendment

Section 1075(c)(3) of title 10, United States Code, is amended by striking section 1076d, 1076e, or 1110b and inserting section 1076d or 1076e.