H.R. 1293 (111th): Disabled Veterans Home Improvement and Structural Alteration Grant Increase Act of 2009

Introduced:

Mar 4, 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 July 28, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Stephen “Steve” Buyer

Representative for Indiana's 4th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2009
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for an increase in the amount payable by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to veterans for improvements and structural alterations furnished as part of home health services.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 4, 2009
 
Introduced

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Jul 15, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 28, 2009
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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Details

Cosponsors
16 cosponsors (11R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments
Health

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Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass
Jul 28, 2009 5:52 p.m.
Passed 426/0

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