S.643 - Children's Health Protection Act of 2009111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Lautenberg, Frank R. [D-NJ] (Introduced 03/19/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||03/19/2009 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.|
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Summary: S.643 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (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.