Summary: H.R.1698 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (05/21/1997)

School-Based Children Health Insurance Act of 1997 - Amends the Internal Revenue Code to establish an income-based, refundable tax credit for the purchase of school-based health insurance coverage for qualified children.

Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide financial assistance to States for health insurance outreach and information programs. Authorizes appropriations.