H.R.1619 - Children's Health Protection Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Schwartz, Allyson Y. [D-PA-13] (Introduced 03/19/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Energy and Commerce; Education and Labor; Ways and Means|
|Latest Action:||05/14/2009 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1619 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/19/2009)
Children's Health Protection Act of 2009 - Amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code to prohibit a group health plan from imposing any preexisting condition exclusion for individuals who have not attained 25 years of age.
Applies such requirement to coverage offered in the individual market.