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Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title 10, United States Code, to establish a demonstration project to evaluate the feasibility of using the Federal Employees Health Benefits program to ensure the availability of adequate health care for Medicare-eligible beneficiaries under the military health care system.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
06/03/1997Introduced in House

All Actions (8)

Date All Actions
11/10/1997Unfavorable Executive Comment Received from DOD.
07/03/1997Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.
Action By: Committee on National Security
07/03/1997Executive Comment Requested from DOD.
06/11/1997Referred to the Subcommittee on Civil Service.
Action By: Committee on Government Reform and Oversight
06/03/1997Referred to House National Security
Action By: House of Representatives
06/03/1997Referred to House Government Reform
Action By: House of Representatives
06/03/1997Referred to the Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, and in addition to the Committee on National Security, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/03/1997Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (292)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Clayton, Eva M. [D-NC-1]* 06/03/1997
Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-50]* 06/03/1997
Rep. Hall, Tony P. [D-OH-3]* 06/03/1997
Rep. Hinchey, Maurice D. [D-NY-26]* 06/03/1997
Rep. Manton, Thomas J. [D-NY-7]* 06/03/1997
Rep. Metcalf, Jack [R-WA-2]* 06/03/1997
Rep. Mink, Patsy T. [D-HI-2]* 06/03/1997
Rep. Morella, Constance A. [R-MD-8]* 06/03/1997
Rep. Olver, John W. [D-MA-1]* 06/03/1997
Rep. English, Phil [R-PA-21]* 06/03/1997
Rep. Weldon, Dave [R-FL-15]* 06/03/1997
Rep. Watts, J. C., Jr. [R-OK-4] 06/05/1997
Rep. Skeen, Joe [R-NM-2] 06/05/1997
Rep. Gonzalez, Henry B. [D-TX-20] 06/05/1997
Rep. LaTourette, Steven C. [R-OH-19] 06/05/1997
Rep. Combest, Larry [R-TX-19] 06/05/1997
Rep. Ney, Robert W. [R-OH-18] 06/12/1997
Rep. Emerson, Jo Ann [R-MO-8] 06/12/1997
Rep. Barcia, James A. [D-MI-5] 06/12/1997
Rep. McIntyre, Mike [D-NC-7] 06/12/1997
Rep. Clement, Bob [D-TN-5] 06/26/1997
Rep. Solomon, Gerald B. H. [R-NY-22] 06/26/1997
Rep. Davis, Tom [R-VA-11] 06/26/1997
Rep. Norwood, Charles W. [R-GA-10] 06/26/1997
Rep. Thurman, Karen L. [D-FL-5] 06/26/1997
Rep. Hayworth, J. D. [R-AZ-6] 06/26/1997
Rep. Whitfield, Ed [R-KY-1] 06/26/1997
Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10] 06/26/1997
Rep. Andrews, Robert E. [D-NJ-1] 06/26/1997
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 06/26/1997
Rep. Gejdenson, Sam [D-CT-2] 07/11/1997
Rep. Brown, George E., Jr. [D-CA-42] 07/11/1997
Rep. Lazio, Rick [R-NY-2] 07/11/1997
Rep. Turner, Jim [D-TX-2] 07/11/1997
Rep. Boyd, Allen [D-FL-2] 07/11/1997
Rep. Stenholm, Charles W. [D-TX-17] 07/28/1997
Rep. Camp, Dave [R-MI-4] 09/30/1997
Rep. Cook, Merrill [R-UT-2] 09/30/1997
Rep. Condit, Gary A. [D-CA-18] 09/30/1997
Rep. Boehlert, Sherwood [R-NY-23] 09/30/1997
Rep. Abercrombie, Neil [D-HI-1] 09/30/1997
Rep. Tiahrt, Todd [R-KS-4] 09/30/1997
Rep. Bilirakis, Michael [R-FL-9] 09/30/1997
Rep. Woolsey, Lynn C. [D-CA-6] 09/30/1997
Rep. Scarborough, Joe [R-FL-1] 10/28/1997
Rep. Ehrlich, Robert L., Jr. [R-MD-2] 10/28/1997
Rep. Stupak, Bart [D-MI-1] 10/28/1997
Rep. Ensign, John [R-NV-1] 10/28/1997
Rep. Danner, Pat [D-MO-6] 10/28/1997
Rep. Matsui, Robert T. [D-CA-5] 10/28/1997
Rep. John, Christopher [D-LA-7] 10/28/1997
Rep. Shaw, E. Clay, Jr. [R-FL-22] 10/28/1997
Rep. Tanner, John S. [D-TN-8] 10/28/1997
Rep. Duncan, John J., Jr. [R-TN-2] 11/07/1997
Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] 11/12/1997
Rep. Goode, Virgil H., Jr. [D-VA-5] 11/12/1997
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 11/13/1997
Rep. Bilbray, Brian P. [R-CA-49] 01/28/1998
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 01/28/1998
Rep. Bonilla, Henry [R-TX-23] 01/28/1998
Rep. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH-13] 01/28/1998
Rep. Callahan, Sonny [R-AL-1] 01/28/1998
Rep. Christensen, Jon [R-NE-2] 01/28/1998
Rep. Costello, Jerry F. [D-IL-12] 01/28/1998
Rep. Cramer, Robert E. (Bud), Jr. [D-AL-5] 01/28/1998
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4] 01/28/1998
Rep. Delahunt, William D. [D-MA-10] 01/28/1998
Rep. Hefley, Joel [R-CO-5] 01/28/1998
Rep. Hoekstra, Peter [R-MI-2] 01/28/1998
Rep. Hutchinson, Asa [R-AR-3] 01/28/1998
Rep. Mascara, Frank [D-PA-20] 01/28/1998
Rep. McDermott, Jim [D-WA-7] 01/28/1998
Rep. McHugh, John M. [R-NY-24] 01/28/1998
Rep. McIntosh, David M. [R-IN-2] 01/28/1998
Rep. Miller, Dan [R-FL-13] 01/28/1998
Rep. Miller, George [D-CA-7] 01/28/1998
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 01/28/1998
Rep. Romero-Barcelo, Carlos A. [D-PR-At Large] 01/28/1998
Rep. Saxton, Jim [R-NJ-3] 01/28/1998
Rep. Scott, Robert C. "Bobby" [D-VA-3] 01/28/1998
Rep. Shays, Christopher [R-CT-4] 01/28/1998
Rep. Sisisky, Norman [D-VA-4] 01/28/1998
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-28] 01/28/1998
Rep. Spratt, John M., Jr. [D-SC-5] 01/28/1998
Rep. Taylor, Charles H. [R-NC-11] 01/28/1998
Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] 01/28/1998
Rep. Maloney, James H. [D-CT-5] 01/28/1998
Rep. Lowey, Nita M. [D-NY-18] 01/28/1998
Rep. Riley, Bob [R-AL-3] 01/28/1998
Rep. Bachus, Spencer [R-AL-6] 01/28/1998
Rep. Cannon, Chris [R-UT-3] 01/28/1998
Rep. Foley, Mark [R-FL-16] 01/28/1998
Rep. Clyburn, James E. [D-SC-6] 01/28/1998
Rep. Baesler, Scotty [D-KY-6] 02/24/1998
Rep. Barton, Joe [R-TX-6] 02/24/1998
Rep. Bateman, Herbert H. [R-VA-1] 02/24/1998
Rep. Boucher, Rick [D-VA-9] 02/24/1998
Rep. Calvert, Ken [R-CA-43] 02/24/1998
Rep. Deutsch, Peter [D-FL-20] 02/24/1998
Rep. Eshoo, Anna G. [D-CA-14] 02/24/1998
Rep. Evans, Lane [D-IL-17] 02/24/1998
Rep. Frelinghuysen, Rodney P. [R-NJ-11] 02/24/1998
Rep. Frost, Martin [D-TX-24] 02/24/1998
Rep. Gibbons, Jim [R-NV-2] 02/24/1998
Rep. Gilchrest, Wayne T. [R-MD-1] 02/24/1998
Rep. Goodling, William F. [R-PA-19] 02/24/1998
Rep. Gordon, Bart [D-TN-6] 02/24/1998
Rep. Goss, Porter J. [R-FL-14] 02/24/1998
Rep. Greenwood, James C. [R-PA-8] 02/24/1998
Rep. Hansen, James V. [R-UT-1] 02/24/1998
Rep. Hastings, Doc [R-WA-4] 02/24/1998
Rep. Hilleary, Van [R-TN-4] 02/24/1998
Rep. Holden, Tim [D-PA-6] 02/24/1998
Rep. Jenkins, William L. [R-TN-1] 02/24/1998
Rep. Kleczka, Gerald D. [D-WI-4] 02/24/1998
Rep. Lantos, Tom [D-CA-12] 02/24/1998
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5] 02/24/1998
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-16] 02/24/1998
Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-6] 02/24/1998
Rep. Meek, Carrie P. [D-FL-17] 02/24/1998
Rep. Moran, Jerry [R-KS-1] 02/24/1998
Rep. Pitts, Joseph R. [R-PA-16] 02/24/1998
Rep. Poshard, Glenn [D-IL-19] 02/24/1998
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-3] 02/24/1998
Rep. Rivers, Lynn N. [D-MI-13] 02/24/1998
Rep. Sandlin, Max [D-TX-1] 02/24/1998
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-24] 02/24/1998
Rep. Snowbarger, Vince [R-KS-3] 02/24/1998
Rep. Stark, Fortney Pete [D-CA-13] 02/24/1998
Rep. Talent, Jim [R-MO-2] 02/24/1998
Rep. Torres, Estaban Edward [D-CA-34] 02/24/1998
Rep. Traficant, James A., Jr. [D-OH-17] 02/24/1998
Rep. Underwood, Robert A. [D-GU-At Large] 02/24/1998
Rep. Weldon, Curt [R-PA-7] 02/24/1998
Rep. Yates, Sidney R. [D-IL-9] 02/24/1998
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 02/24/1998
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 02/24/1998
Rep. McNulty, Michael R. [D-NY-21] 02/24/1998
Rep. Goodlatte, Bob [R-VA-6] 03/03/1998
Rep. Hefner, W. G. (Bill) [D-NC-8] 03/03/1998
Rep. Fazio, Vic [D-CA-3] 03/03/1998
Rep. Tauscher, Ellen O. [D-CA-10] 03/03/1998
Rep. Gallegly, Elton [R-CA-23] 03/03/1998
Rep. Deal, Nathan [R-GA-9] 03/03/1998
Rep. Manzullo, Donald A. [R-IL-16] 03/03/1998
Rep. Wynn, Albert Russell [D-MD-4] 03/03/1998
Rep. Rothman, Steven R. [D-NJ-9] 03/03/1998
Rep. Carson, Julia [D-IN-10] 03/05/1998
Rep. Chambliss, Saxby [R-GA-8] 03/05/1998
Rep. Cubin, Barbara [R-WY-At Large] 03/05/1998
Rep. Davis, Jim [D-FL-11] 03/05/1998
Rep. Etheridge, Bob [D-NC-2] 03/05/1998
Rep. Fowler, Tillie [R-FL-4] 03/05/1998
Rep. Hill, Rick [R-MT-At Large] 03/05/1998
Rep. Kennelly, Barbara B. [D-CT-1] 03/05/1998
Rep. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ-13] 03/05/1998
Rep. Pallone, Frank, Jr. [D-NJ-6] 03/05/1998
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] 03/05/1998
Rep. Regula, Ralph [R-OH-16] 03/05/1998
Rep. Spence, Floyd [R-SC-2] 03/05/1998
Rep. Stokes, Louis [D-OH-11] 03/05/1998
Rep. Stump, Bob [R-AZ-3] 03/05/1998
Rep. Wise, Robert E., Jr. [D-WV-2] 03/05/1998
Rep. Fox, Jon D. [R-PA-13] 03/05/1998
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-5] 03/11/1998
Rep. Allen, Thomas H. [D-ME-1] 03/11/1998
Rep. Bartlett, Roscoe G. [R-MD-6] 03/11/1998
Rep. Bereuter, Doug [R-NE-1] 03/11/1998
Rep. Bonior, David E. [D-MI-10] 03/11/1998
Rep. Canady, Charles T. [R-FL-12] 03/11/1998
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7] 03/11/1998
Rep. Dicks, Norman D. [D-WA-6] 03/11/1998
Rep. Dixon, Julian C. [D-CA-32] 03/11/1998
Rep. Granger, Kay [R-TX-12] 03/11/1998
Rep. Johnson, Sam [R-TX-3] 03/11/1998
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2] 03/11/1998
Rep. McCollum, Bill [R-FL-8] 03/11/1998
Rep. Pappas, Michael [R-NJ-12] 03/11/1998
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-8] 03/11/1998
Rep. Roukema, Marge [R-NJ-5] 03/11/1998
Rep. Pastor, Ed [D-AZ-2] 03/11/1998
Rep. Ryun, Jim [R-KS-2] 03/11/1998
Rep. Sanford, Marshall (Mark) [R-SC-1] 03/11/1998
Rep. Smith, Linda [R-WA-3] 03/11/1998
Rep. Wexler, Robert [D-FL-19] 03/11/1998
Rep. Franks, Bob [R-NJ-7] 03/11/1998
Rep. Linder, John [R-GA-11] 03/12/1998
Rep. Farr, Sam [D-CA-17] 03/18/1998
Rep. Hall, Ralph M. [D-TX-4] 03/18/1998
Rep. Hinojosa, Ruben [D-TX-15] 03/18/1998
Rep. Hooley, Darlene [D-OR-5] 03/18/1998
Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7] 03/18/1998
Rep. Snyder, Vic [D-AR-2] 03/18/1998
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 03/18/1998
Rep. Wamp, Zach [R-TN-3] 03/18/1998
Rep. Kim, Jay [R-CA-41] 03/18/1998
Rep. Collins, Mac [R-GA-3] 03/25/1998
Rep. Crane, Philip M. [R-IL-8] 03/25/1998
Rep. Ehlers, Vernon J. [R-MI-3] 03/25/1998
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-17] 03/25/1998
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 03/25/1998
Rep. Kingston, Jack [R-GA-1] 03/25/1998
Rep. Nethercutt, George R., Jr. [R-WA-5] 03/25/1998
Rep. Sanchez, Loretta [D-CA-46] 03/25/1998
Rep. Sanders, Bernard [I-VT-At Large] 03/25/1998
Rep. Berry, Marion [D-AR-1] 04/01/1998
Rep. Dickey, Jay [R-AR-4] 04/01/1998
Rep. Dooley, Calvin M. [D-CA-20] 04/01/1998
Rep. Doolittle, John T. [R-CA-4] 04/01/1998
Rep. Everett, Terry [R-AL-2] 04/01/1998
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-9] 04/01/1998
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-3] 04/01/1998
Rep. Lampson, Nick [D-TX-9] 04/01/1998
Rep. Largent, Steve [R-OK-1] 04/01/1998
Rep. Tauzin, W. J. (Billy) [R-LA-3] 04/01/1998
Rep. Johnson, Nancy L. [R-CT-6] 04/01/1998
Rep. Aderholt, Robert B. [R-AL-4] 04/22/1998
Rep. Baker, Richard H. [R-LA-6] 04/22/1998
Rep. Baldacci, John Elias [D-ME-2] 04/22/1998
Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-22] 04/22/1998
Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] 04/22/1998
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 04/22/1998
Rep. Furse, Elizabeth [D-OR-1] 04/22/1998
Rep. Herger, Wally [R-CA-2] 04/22/1998
Rep. Horn, Stephen [R-CA-38] 04/22/1998
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 04/22/1998
Rep. Kelly, Sue W. [R-NY-19] 04/22/1998
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 04/22/1998
Rep. Kucinich, Dennis J. [D-OH-10] 04/22/1998
Rep. Lewis, Ron [R-KY-2] 04/22/1998
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 04/22/1998
Rep. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI-8] 04/22/1998
Rep. Dreier, David [R-CA-28] 04/23/1998
Rep. Kilpatrick, Carolyn C. [D-MI-15] 04/23/1998
Rep. Hilliard, Earl F. [D-AL-7] 04/23/1998
Rep. Chenoweth-Hage, Helen [R-ID-1] 04/30/1998
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Lincoln [R-FL-21] 04/30/1998
Rep. Hulshof, Kenny C. [R-MO-9] 04/30/1998
Rep. Kolbe, Jim [R-AZ-5] 04/30/1998
Rep. Neal, Richard E. [D-MA-2] 04/30/1998
Rep. Petri, Thomas E. [R-WI-6] 04/30/1998
Rep. Redmond, Bill [R-NM-3] 04/30/1998
Rep. Rogan, James E. [R-CA-27] 04/30/1998
Rep. Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana [R-FL-18] 04/30/1998
Rep. Schaffer, Bob [R-CO-4] 04/30/1998
Rep. Shadegg, John B. [R-AZ-4] 04/30/1998
Rep. Smith, Robert [R-OR-2] 04/30/1998
Rep. Strickland, Ted [D-OH-6] 04/30/1998
Rep. Sununu, John E. [R-NH-1] 04/30/1998
Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-12] 04/30/1998
Rep. Watkins, Wes [R-OK-3] 04/30/1998
Rep. Bass, Charles F. [R-NH-2] 05/06/1998
Rep. Brown, Corrine [D-FL-3] 05/06/1998
Rep. Cooksey, John [R-LA-5] 05/06/1998
Rep. Crapo, Mike [R-ID-2] 05/06/1998
Rep. Ford, Harold E., Jr. [D-TN-9] 05/06/1998
Rep. Gilman, Benjamin A. [R-NY-20] 05/06/1998
Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3] 05/06/1998
Rep. McCarthy, Carolyn [D-NY-4] 05/06/1998
Rep. McCrery, Jim [R-LA-4] 05/06/1998
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-6] 05/06/1998
Rep. Oberstar, James L. [D-MN-8] 05/06/1998
Rep. Pryce, Deborah [R-OH-15] 05/06/1998
Rep. Thune, John [R-SD-At Large] 05/06/1998
Rep. Bunning, Jim [R-KY-4] 05/14/1998
Rep. Burr, Richard [R-NC-5] 05/14/1998
Rep. Graham, Lindsey [R-SC-3] 05/14/1998
Rep. Hunter, Duncan [R-CA-52] 05/14/1998
Rep. Kennedy, Patrick J. [D-RI-1] 05/14/1998
Rep. Livingston, Bob [R-LA-1] 05/14/1998
Rep. McCarthy, Karen [D-MO-5] 05/14/1998
Rep. McKinney, Cynthia A. [D-GA-4] 05/14/1998
Rep. Mollohan, Alan B. [D-WV-1] 05/14/1998
Rep. Peterson, John E. [R-PA-5] 05/14/1998
Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] 05/14/1998
Rep. Rogers, Harold [R-KY-5] 05/14/1998
Rep. Sawyer, Tom [D-OH-14] 05/14/1998
Rep. Shimkus, John [R-IL-20] 05/14/1998
Rep. Weygand, Robert A. [D-RI-2] 05/14/1998
Rep. Bentsen, Ken [D-TX-25] 05/19/1998
Rep. Packard, Ron [R-CA-48] 05/19/1998
Rep. Bono, Mary [R-CA-44] 06/09/1998
Rep. Bryant, Ed [R-TN-7] 06/09/1998
Rep. Edwards, Chet [D-TX-11] 06/09/1998
Rep. Inglis, Bob [R-SC-4] 06/09/1998
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-3] 06/09/1998
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4] 06/09/1998
Rep. Schaefer, Dan [R-CO-6] 06/15/1998
Rep. Minge, David [D-MN-2] 08/07/1998
Rep. Cox, Christopher [R-CA-47] 08/07/1998
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-10] 08/07/1998
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-8] 08/07/1998
Cosponsors Who Withdrew Date Cosponsored Date Withdrawn CR Explanation
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-10] 03/11/1998 06/05/1998 --

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Government Reform and Oversight06/03/1997 Referred to
House Government Reform and Oversight Subcommittee on Civil Service06/11/1997 Referred to
House National Security06/03/1997 Referred to
House National Security Subcommittee on Military Personnel07/03/1997 Referred to

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Introduced in House (06/03/1997)

Directs the Secretary of Defense to enter into an agreement with the Office of Personnel Management to conduct a demonstration project under which covered members and beneficiaries under the Civilian Health and Medical Program of the Uniformed Services (CHAMPUS) who are or become entitled to hospital insurance benefits under part A of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act will be eligible to enroll in health benefits plans offered through the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) program. Requires the demonstration project to be conducted in two geographic areas and to last at least two, but not more than three, contract years.

Provides for: (1) management of participation in the project; (2) Government contributions for beneficiary coverage under the FEHB program; and (3) reporting requirements.