About the bill
- Full Title
To authorize major medical facility projects and major medical facility leases for the Department of Veterans Affairs for fiscal years 2006 and 2007, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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.
3 cosponsors (2D, 1R) (show)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Subject Areas
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5815 — 109th Congress: Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Facility Authorization Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5815
“H.R. 5815 — 109th Congress: Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Facility Authorization Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. May 4, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5815>
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