Home > 106th Congressional Bills > H.R. 2843 (ih) To provide emergency assistance to farmers and ranchers in the United States. [Introduced in House] ...

H.R. 2843 (ih) To provide emergency assistance to farmers and ranchers in the United States. [Introduced in House] ...


Google
 
Web GovRecords.org







                                                 Union Calendar No. 446
106th CONGRESS
  2d Session
                                H. R. 2842

                          [Report No. 106-779]

  To amend chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, concerning the 
Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program, to enable the Federal 
  Government to enroll an employee and his or her family in the FEHB 
   Program when a State court orders the employee to provide health 
 insurance coverage for a child of the employee but the employee fails 
                        to provide the coverage.


_______________________________________________________________________


                    IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

                           September 13, 1999

Mr. Cummings (for himself, Ms. Norton, and Mrs. Morella) introduced the 
   following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Government 
                                 Reform

                             July 24, 2000

Additional sponsors: Mr. Allen, Mr. Berman, Ms. McKinney, Mr. LaFalce, 
            Mr. Rothman, Mr. Stark, Mr. Owens, and Mr. Frost

                             July 24, 2000

Reported with amendments, committed to the Committee of the Whole House 
          on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed
 [Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed 
                               in italic]
    [For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on 
                          September 13, 1999]

_______________________________________________________________________

                                 A BILL


 
  To amend chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, concerning the 
Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program, to enable the Federal 
  Government to enroll an employee and his or her family in the FEHB 
   Program when a State court orders the employee to provide health 
 insurance coverage for a child of the employee but the employee fails 
                        to provide the coverage.

    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 ``Federal Employees Health Benefits 
Children's Equity Act of 2000''.

SEC. 2. HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR CHILDREN.

    Section 8905 of title 5, United States Code, is amended by adding 
at the end the following:
    ``(h)(1) An unenrolled employee who is required by a court or 
administrative order to provide health insurance coverage for a child 
who meets the requirements of section 8901(5) may enroll for self and 
family coverage in a health benefits plan under this chapter. If such 
employee fails to enroll for self and family coverage in a health 
benefits plan that provides full benefits and services in the location 
in which the child resides, and the employee does not provide 
documentation showing that such coverage has been provided through 
other health insurance, the employing agency shall enroll the employee 
in a self and family enrollment in the option which provides the lower 
level of coverage under the Service Benefit Plan.
    ``(2) An employee who is enrolled as an individual in a health 
benefits plan under this chapter and who is required by a court or 
administrative order to provide health insurance coverage for a child 
who meets the requirements of section 8901(5) may change to a self and 
family enrollment in the same or another health benefits plan under 
this chapter. If such employee fails to change to a self and family 
enrollment and the employee does not provide documentation showing that 
such coverage has been provided through other health insurance, the 
employing agency shall change the enrollment of the employee to a self 
and family enrollment in the plan in which the employee is enrolled if 
that plan provides full benefits and services in the location where the 
child resides. If the plan in which the employee is enrolled does not 
provide full benefits and services in the location in which the child 
resides, or, if the employee fails to change to a self and family 
enrollment in a plan that provides full benefits and services in the 
location where the child resides, the employing agency shall change the 
coverage of the employee to a self and family enrollment in the option 
which provides the lower level of coverage under the Service Benefits 
Plan.
    ``(3) The employee may not discontinue the self and family 
enrollment in a plan that provides full benefits and services in the 
location in which the child resides for so long as the court or 
administrative order remains in effect and the child continues to meet 
the requirements of section 8901(5), unless the employee provides 
documentation showing that such coverage has been provided through 
other health insurance.''.

SEC. 3. ANNUITY SUPPLEMENT.

    (a) In General.--Section 8421a(b) of title 5, United States Code, 
is amended by adding at the end the following:
            ``(5) Notwithstanding paragraphs (1) through (4), the 
        reduction required by subsection (a) shall be effective with 
        respect to the annuity supplement payable for each month in the 
        12-month period beginning on the first day of the seventh month 
        after the end of the calendar year in which the excess earnings 
        were earned.''.
    (b) Effective Date.--The amendment made by subsection (a) shall 
apply with respect to reductions required to be made in calendar years 
beginning after the date of enactment of this Act.

            Amend the title so as to read: ``A bill to amend chapter 89 
        of title 5, United States Code, concerning the Federal 
        Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program, to enable the Federal 
        Government to enroll an employee and his or her family in the 
        FEHB Program when a State court orders the employee to provide 
        health insurance coverage for a child of the employee but the 
        employee fails to provide the coverage, and for other 
        purposes.''.




                                                 Union Calendar No. 446

106th CONGRESS

  2d Session

                               H. R. 2842

                          [Report No. 106-779]

_______________________________________________________________________

                                 A BILL

  To amend chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, concerning the 
Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program, to enable the Federal 
  Government to enroll an employee and his or her family in the FEHB 
   Program when a State court orders the employee to provide health 
 insurance coverage for a child of the employee but the employee fails 
                        to provide the coverage.

_______________________________________________________________________

                             July 24, 2000

Reported with amendments, committed to the Committee of the Whole House 
          on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed

Pages: 1

Other Popular 106th Congressional Bills Documents:

1 S. 265 (is) Entitled the ``Hospital Length of Stay Act of 1999''. [Introduced in Senate] ...
2 H.R. 3385 (ih) To strengthen provisions in the Federal Nonnuclear Energy Research and Development Act of 1974 with respect to potential Climate Change. [Introduced in House] ...
3 S.Con.Res. 157 (is) Expressing the Sense of the Congress that the Government of Mexico should adhere to the terms of the 1944 Utilization of Waters of the Colorado and Tijuana Rivers and of the Rio Grande Treaty between the United States and Mexico. [Intr...
4 H.R. 4868 (enr) To amend the Harmonized Tariff Schedule of the United States to modify [Enrolled bill] ...
5 H.R. 5049 (ih) To amend the Federal Water Pollution Control Act to increase efforts to prevent and reduce contamination of navigable waters by methyl tertiary butyl ether, tetrachloroethylene, and trichloroethylene, and for other purposes. [Introduced in...
6 S. 2758 (is) To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage of outpatient prescription drugs under the medicare program. [Introduced in Senate] ...
7 S. 1344 (pp) To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to protect consumers in managed care plans and other health coverage. [Public Print] ...
8 H.R. 3672 (ih) To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for voluntary [Introduced in House] ...
9 S. 578 (is) To ensure confidentiality with respect to medical records and health care-related information, and for other purposes. [Introduced in Senate] ...
10 S. 2493 (is) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to deter the smuggling of tobacco products into the United States, and for other purposes. [Introduced in Senate] ...
11 H.J.Res. 77 (ih) Notifying the Government of Panama of the nullity of the Carter- Torrijos treaties and recognizing the validity of the Hay-Bunau-Varilla Treaty with respect to control of the Panama Canal Zone. [Introduced in House] ...
12 H.R. 1568 (eh) To provide technical, financial, and procurement assistance to veteran owned small businesses, and for other purposes. [Engrossed in House] ...
13 H.Con.Res. 301 (ih) Expressing the sense of the Congress that the United States, in concert with the international community, should enact transaction taxes on short-term, cross-border foreign exchange transactions to deter speculation. [Introduced in Hou...
14 S. 1367 (is) To amend the Act which established the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, in the State of New Hampshire, by modifying the boundary and for other purposes. [Introduced in Senate] ...
15 S. 1569 (rs) To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act to designate segments of the Taunton River in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for study for potential addition to the National Wild and Scenic Rivers System, and for other purposes. [Reported in Senat...
16 H.R. 4912 (ih) To require the conveyance of certain real property under the jurisdiction of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in Miles City, Montana. [Introduced in House] ...
17 S. 2882 (rfh) To authorize the Bureau of Reclamation to conduct certain feasibility studies to augment water supplies for the Klamath Project, Oregon and California, and for other purposes. [Referred in House] ...
18 H.R. 2669 (ih) To reauthorize the Coastal Zone Management Act of 1972, and for other purposes. [Introduced in House] ...
19 H.R. 5327 (ih) To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to the Vaccine Injury Compensation Program. [Introduced in House] ...
20 H.Res. 451 (ih) Calling for lasting peace, justice, and stability in Kosova. [Introduced in House] ...
21 H.R. 1915 (ih) To provide grants to the States to improve the reporting of unidentified and missing persons. [Introduced in House] ...
22 H.R. 1113 (rh) To assist in the development and implementation of projects to provide [Reported in House] ...
23 H.R. 5162 (ih) To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to create an independent and nonpartisan commission to assess the health care needs of the uninsured and to monitor the financial stability of the Nation's health care safety net. [Introduced in...
24 S. 1149 (is) To amend the Safe Drinking Water Act to increase consumer confidence in safe drinking water and source water assessments, and for other purposes. [Introduced in Senate] ...
25 H.R. 3432 (ih) To direct the Minerals Management Service to grant the State of [Introduced in House] ...
26 H.R. 3574 (ih) To provide for the improvement of the processing of claims for veterans compensation and pension, and for other purposes. [Introduced in House] ...
27 H.R. 5509 (ih) To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the child tax credit to $2,000 per child. [Introduced in House] ...
28 H.R. 4517 (ih) To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 24 Tsienneto Road in Derry, New Hampshire, as the ``Alan B. Shepard, Jr. Post Office Building''. [Introduced in House] ...
29 S. 1587 (is) To amend the American Indian Trust Fund Management Reform Act of 1994 to establish within the Department of the Interior an Office of Special Trustee for Data Cleanup and Internal Control. [Introduced in Senate] ...
30 S. 1040 (is) To promote freedom, fairness, and economic opportunity for families by reducing the power and reach of the Federal establishment. [Introduced in Senate] ...


Other Documents:

106th Congressional Bills Records and Documents

GovRecords.org presents information on various agencies of the United States Government. Even though all information is believed to be credible and accurate, no guarantees are made on the complete accuracy of our government records archive. Care should be taken to verify the information presented by responsible parties. Please see our reference page for congressional, presidential, and judicial branch contact information. GovRecords.org values visitor privacy. Please see the privacy page for more information.
House Rules:

104th House Rules
105th House Rules
106th House Rules

Congressional Bills:

104th Congressional Bills
105th Congressional Bills
106th Congressional Bills
107th Congressional Bills
108th Congressional Bills

Supreme Court Decisions

Supreme Court Decisions

Additional

1995 Privacy Act Documents
1997 Privacy Act Documents
1994 Unified Agenda
2004 Unified Agenda

Congressional Documents:

104th Congressional Documents
105th Congressional Documents
106th Congressional Documents
107th Congressional Documents
108th Congressional Documents

Congressional Directory:

105th Congressional Directory
106th Congressional Directory
107th Congressional Directory
108th Congressional Directory

Public Laws:

104th Congressional Public Laws
105th Congressional Public Laws
106th Congressional Public Laws
107th Congressional Public Laws
108th Congressional Public Laws

Presidential Records

1994 Presidential Documents
1995 Presidential Documents
1996 Presidential Documents
1997 Presidential Documents
1998 Presidential Documents
1999 Presidential Documents
2000 Presidential Documents
2001 Presidential Documents
2002 Presidential Documents
2003 Presidential Documents
2004 Presidential Documents

Home Executive Judicial Legislative Additional Reference About Privacy