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Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jul 17, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on September 13, 2006 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2006
Length: 21 pages
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.
9/13/2006--Passed House amended.Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Facility Authorization Act of 2006 - Section2 - Authorizes the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a major medical facility project (project) ... Read more >
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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.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5815>
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