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Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 (CHIPRA)

This fact sheet provides an overview of provisions of the Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 (CHIPRA), which was signed into law in February 2009. The Act extends and expands the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (now referred to as CHIP, not SCHIP) that was enacted with bipartisan support a decade ago as part of the Balanced Budget Act of 1997 (BBA).

Fact Sheet (.pdf)

Fact Sheet: State Adoption of Coverage and Enrollment Options in the CHIPRA of 2009