Status Summary

House - 02/02/2021 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health (Updated: 4/9/21)

Legislative Session

2021

Status

In Progress

Sponsor

Rep. Buchanan, Vern

This bill provides more security for children's access to health coverage by permanently extending funding for the federal Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Currently, CHIP needs to be reauthorized every few years.