Working to transform the child welfare system.

HR 1795: Expanded Coverage for Former Foster Youth Act

This bill will expand medical coverage for individuals that are under 26 years old and aged out of foster care, entered a legal guardianship with a kinship caregiver, or were emancipated from care before turning 18. This amendment will take effect in January 2023. An outreach program will be established in January 2022 to increase enrollment of eligible individuals under this act.