H.R. 5549 (111th): RAPID Claims Act


Jun 17, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Joe Donnelly

Representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 17, 2010
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for expedited procedures for the consideration of certain veterans claims, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/17/2010--Introduced.Rating and Processing Individuals' Disability Claims Act or the RAPID Claims Act - Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA), if a veteran's claim is submitted that is determined to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 17, 2010

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5549”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


105 cosponsors (97D, 8R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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H.R. 2377 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 24, 2011

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