S. 2377 (110th): Veterans Health Care Quality Improvement Act


Nov 16, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 16, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Richard Durbin

Senator from Illinois



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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2007
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the quality of care provided to veterans in Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities, to encourage highly qualified doctors to serve in hard-to-fill positions in such medical facilities, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Veterans Health Care Quality Improvement Act - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to prescribe standards for appointment and practice as a physician within the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Nov 16, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2377”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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S. 246 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 14, 2009

H.R. 4463 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 12, 2007

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