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

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

About the bill

Full Title

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 title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 9, 1991
 
Introduced

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May 29, 1991
 
Reported by Committee

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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.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
37 cosponsors (24D, 13R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Subject Areas
Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 869 (Included-In)
Veterans Health Care Amendments Act of 1991

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 6, 1991

S. 2344 (Related)
Veterans’ Medical Programs Amendments of 1992

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 9, 1992

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