Browse By:

A Project of

sponsored by

Expanding Coverage for Recent Immigrants: CHIPRA Gives States New Options

Bookmark and Share Report Misuse or Glitches

Publication Date: August 2010

Publisher(s): Families USA

Author(s): Jennifer Sullivan

Topic: Health (Health services for minorities)

Keywords: health reform; immigrant; CHIPRA

Coverage: United States


This brief examines the provision that lifts the "five year bar" for legally residing immigrant children and pregnant women. It discusses how states can take advantage of this new option to expand coverage—and why they should.


View Publication