H.R.7176 - Health Care Fairness for Military Families Act of 2020116th Congress (2019-2020) |
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Introduced in House (06/11/2020)
[Congressional Bills 116th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Publishing Office] [H.R. 7176 Introduced in House (IH)] <DOC> 116th CONGRESS 2d Session H. R. 7176 To amend title 10, United States Code, to improve dependent coverage under the TRICARE Young Adult Program, and for other purposes. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES June 11, 2020 Mrs. Luria introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Armed Services _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To amend title 10, United States Code, to improve dependent coverage under the TRICARE Young Adult Program, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the ``Health Care Fairness for Military Families Act of 2020''. SEC. 2. IMPROVEMENTS TO DEPENDENT COVERAGE UNDER TRICARE YOUNG ADULT PROGRAM. (a) Expansion of Eligibility.--Section 1110b of title 10, United States Code, is amended in subsection (b)-- (1) by striking paragraph (3); and (2) by redesignating paragraphs (4) and (5) as paragraphs (3) and (4), respectively. (b) Elimination of Separate Premium for a Young Adult.--Section 1110b of such title is further amended by striking subsection (c). (c) Conforming Amendment.--Section 1075(c)(3) of title 10, United States Code, is amended by striking ``section 1076d, 1076e, or 1110b'' and inserting ``section 1076d or 1076e''. (d) Applicability.--The amendments made by this section shall apply with respect to determinations of dependency (and related determinations of premiums) under the TRICARE program pursuant to section 1110b of title 10, United States Code, made on or after January 1, 2020. <all>