Dec 11, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 23, 2002
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 23, 2002.
Representative for New Jersey's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2002
Length: 20 pages
About the bill
To amend title 38, United States Code, to enhance the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to recruit and retain qualified nurses for the Veterans Health Administration, to provide an additional basis for establishing the inability of veterans to defray expenses of necessary medical care, to enhance certain health care programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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 Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3447 — 107th Congress: Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Programs Enhancement Act of 2001. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr3447
“H.R. 3447 — 107th Congress: Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Programs Enhancement Act of 2001.” www.GovTrack.us. 2001. August 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/107/hr3447>
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