H.R. 3885 (111th): Veterans Dog Training Therapy Act

Introduced:

Oct 21, 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 25, 2010 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Henry Brown Jr.
Representative for South Carolina's 1st congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 26, 2010
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program on dog training therapy.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3885” 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
Oct 21, 2009
Reported by Committee
May 12, 2010
Passed House
May 25, 2010
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Details

Cosponsors
12 cosponsors (9D, 3R) (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
May 25, 2010 6 p.m.
Passed 403/4

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