H.R.2831 - Young Adult Healthcare Coverage Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Dahlkemper, Kathleen A. [D-PA-3] (Introduced 06/11/2009)|
|Committees:||House - Education and Labor; Energy and Commerce|
|Latest Action:||06/17/2009 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.|
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Summary: H.R.2831 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/11/2009)
Young Adult Healthcare Coverage Act of 2009 - Amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and the Public Health Service Act to require a group health plan that provides coverage for dependent children to make available such coverage, at the option of the participant involved, to a participant's child who (but for age) would be treated as a dependent child and who: (1) is under 30 years of age; (2) is not married; (3) has no dependents; (4) is a citizen or national of the United States; and (5) is not provided coverage as a participant, beneficiary, or enrollee under any other creditable coverage.
Applies such requirement to individual health insurance coverage.