Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 51st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Aug 25, 2010
Length: 2 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 1, 2010
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 1, 2010.
2 Cosponsors (2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Welch supports, House passes legislation to help veterans”
— Sen. Peter Welch [D-VT] on Apr 1, 2009
Mar 6, 2009
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 25, 2009
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Mar 30, 2009
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 18, 2009
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Feb 1, 2010
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 1377 (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. 1377. 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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To amend title 38, United States Code, to expand veteran eligibility for reimbursement by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for emergency treatment furnished in a non-Department facility, and for other purposes, Pub. L. No. 111-137, H.R. 1377, 111th Cong. (2010).
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