An act to improve the provision of health care and other services to veterans by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
May 9, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and though it was passed by both chambers on November 20, 1991 it was passed in non-identical forms and the differences were never resolved.
Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district
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Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)
The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Bill Causing Indirect Action — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 300 (102nd), possibly in lieu of similar activity on H.R. 2280 (102nd).
H.R. 2280 (102nd) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
This bill was introduced in the 102nd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1991 to Oct 9, 1992. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Civic Impulse. (2017). H.R. 2280 — 102nd Congress: Veterans Health Care Amendments Act of 1991. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr2280
“H.R. 2280 — 102nd Congress: Veterans Health Care Amendments Act of 1991.” www.GovTrack.us. 1991. June 28, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/102/hr2280>
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