H.R.270 - TRICARE Continuity of Coverage for National Guard and Reserve Families Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] (Introduced 01/07/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Armed Services|
|Latest Action:||01/30/2009 Referred to the Subcommittee on Military Personnel.|
|Notes:||For further action, see H.R.2647, which became Public Law 111-84 on 10/28/2009.|
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Summary: H.R.270 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/07/2009)
TRICARE Continuity of Coverage for National Guard and Reserve Families Act of 2009 - Makes a member of the Retired Reserve who is qualified for a non-regular (reserve) retirement at age 60, but is not yet 60, eligible for health benefits under TRICARE Standard (a Department of Defense (DOD) managed health care program for members of the reserves). Terminates such eligibility when the member becomes eligible for TRICARE Standard at age 60.
Includes immediate family members under such coverage.
Requires members to pay a premium for such coverage.