H.R. 2280 (102nd): Veterans Health Care Amendments Act of 1991

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.

Overview

Introduced:

May 9, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
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.

Sponsor:

Gillespie “Sonny” Montgomery

Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

History

May 9, 1991
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 29, 1991
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jun 25, 1991
 
Passed House

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.

Nov 20, 1991
 
Passed Senate with Changes

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.

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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