H.R. 2353 (104th): An Act to amend title 38, United States Code, to extend the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out certain programs and activities, and for other purposes.


Sep 19, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996


Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 13, 1996

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 13, 1996.


Pub.L. 104-110


Tim Hutchinson

Representative for Arkansas's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 30, 1996
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)

1/25/1996--House agreed to Senate amendment with amendment.TABLE OF CONTENTS: TitleI - Extensions of Authority Title II: Other Provisions Title I: Extensions of AuthorityExtends through December 31, 1996, the authority of ... Read more >


Sep 19, 1995

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 20, 1995
Reported by Committee

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Oct 17, 1995
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jan 5, 1996
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.

Jan 25, 1996
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Jan 25, 1996
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the Senate (Engrossed) with an Amendment.

Jan 30, 1996
Senate Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Feb 13, 1996
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2353”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


11 cosponsors (6R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as amended
Oct 17, 1995 5:43 p.m.
Passed 403/0

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