Mar 12, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 7, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 22nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Apr 26, 2010
Length: 6 pages
About the bill
To amend chapter 171 of title 28, United States Code, to allow members of the Armed Forces to sue the United States for damages for certain injuries caused by improper medical care, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6093 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1478 — 111th Congress: Carmelo Rodriguez Military Medical Accountability Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1478
“H.R. 1478 — 111th Congress: Carmelo Rodriguez Military Medical Accountability Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 28, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1478>
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