A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide advance appropriations authority for certain accounts of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 51st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 24, 2010
Length: 3 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 22, 2009
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 22, 2009.
125 Cosponsors (104 Democrats, 21 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Welch supports legislation to improve services and benefits for veterans”
— Sen. Peter Welch [D-VT] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 24, 2009
“Release: Connolly Votes for Passage of Two Veterans Bills”
— Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA11] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 13, 2009
“Two Critical Veterans Bills Passed by the US House of Representatives”
— Rep. Jim Costa [D-CA21] on Oct 9, 2009
H.R. 1016 (111th) was a 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1016. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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