Federal Bulletin

This bulletin shares periodic breaking news on children’s health care policy and legislation from Washington.

Latest Bulletins

Federal Bulletin - Omnibus Appropriations Bill Includes $30 Million Increase for CHGME
December 16, 2015

The final FY 2016 omnibus appropriations bill includes $295 million for CHGME, $30 million above FY 2015.

Federal Bulletin - Congress Passes Bipartisan Budget Deal
October 30, 2015

Summary of major points of the deal by bipartisan leaders and the White House that impacts debt ceiling and discretionary spending.

Federal Bulletin - Text of Continuing Resolution Released
September 22, 2015

The Senate Appropriations Committee has released the text of a Continuing Resolution that would run through December 11.

Federal Bulletin – Tax Credits for Exchanges Upheld by Supreme Court in King v. Burwell Ruling
June 25, 2015

The Supreme Court announces a decision in the King v. Burwell case, ruling 6-3 to uphold tax credits for individuals in federally facilitated ...

Federal Bulletin - CHGME Funding Included in FY 2016 Appropriations Act
June 24, 2015

The House Appropriations Committee met to markup their proposed FY 2016 Labor-HHS Appropriations Act, which includes GME funding.

Federal Bulletin – TRICARE for Kids Coalition Recommendations Included in Senate Committee Markup
May 29, 2015

The Senate Armed Services Committee released its mark up of the 2016 National Defense Authorization legislation and included several recommendations ...

Federal Bulletin - CHIP Passes Senate
April 15, 2015

CHIP passes Senate and immediate enactment is expected.


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