S. 2237 (107th): Veterans Benefits Improvement Act of 2002

Introduced:

Apr 24, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 6, 2002

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 6, 2002.

Law:

Pub.L. 107-330

Sponsor:

John “Jay” Rockefeller IV

Senator from West Virginia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 21, 2002
Length: 14 pages

About the bill

Full Title

An Act to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve authorities of the Department of Veterans Affairs relating to veterans' compensation, dependency and indemnity compensation, and pension benefits, education, benefits, housing benefits, memorial affairs benefits, life insurance benefits, and certain other benefits for veterans, to improve the administration of benefits for veterans, to make improvements in procedures relating to judicial review of veterans' claims for benefits, and for other purposes.

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What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2237” means this is a Senate 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.

History

Introduced
Apr 24, 2002
Reported by Committee
Jun 6, 2002
Passed Senate
Sep 26, 2002
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Nov 15, 2002
Vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Senate Agreed to Changes
Nov 18, 2002
Vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 6, 2002

Details

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Votes

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