S. 2969 (110th): Veterans Health Care Authorization Act of 2008

Introduced:

May 1, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 26, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Daniel Akaka

Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 18, 2008
Length: 144 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to enhance the capacity of the Department of Veterans Affairs to recruit and retain nurses and other critical health-care professionals, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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S. 252 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 21, 2009

H.R. 6153 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 22, 2008

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 2969” 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.

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History

Introduced
May 1, 2008
Reported by Committee
Jun 26, 2008

Details

Cosponsors
none
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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