H.R. 1017 (111th): Chiropractic Care Available to All Veterans Act

Introduced:

Feb 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 24, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Bob Filner

Representative for California's 51st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 25, 2010
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Department of Veterans Affairs Health Care Programs Enhancement Act of 2001 and title 38, United States Code, to require the provision of chiropractic care and services to veterans at all Department of Veterans Affairs medical centers and to expand access to such care and services.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1470 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Passed House
Last Action: May 23, 2007

H.R. 329 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 19, 2011

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 1017” means this is a House of Representatives 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Feb 12, 2009
Reported by Committee
May 12, 2010
Passed House
May 24, 2010
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Details

Cosponsors
37 cosponsors (26D, 11R) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended
May 24, 2010 7:12 p.m.
Passed 365/6

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