H.R. 2074 (112th): Veterans Sexual Assault Prevention and Health Care Enhancement Act


Jun 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on October 11, 2011 but was never passed by the Senate.


Ann Marie Buerkle

Representative for New York's 25th congressional district



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Last Updated: Oct 12, 2011
Length: 16 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to require a comprehensive policy on reporting and tracking sexual assault incidents and other safety incidents that occur at medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to improve rehabilitative services for veterans with traumatic brain injury, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Section2 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to develop and implement a centralized and comprehensive policy on reporting and tracking sexual assaults and other safety incidents at each medical ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 1, 2011

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 8, 2011
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.

Oct 11, 2011
Passed House

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.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2074”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (5R, 2D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

H.R. 1627 (Related)
Honoring America’s Veterans and Caring for Camp Lejeune Families Act of 2012

Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 6, 2012

S. 1689 (Related)
Veterans Sexual Assault Prevention Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 12, 2011

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