New Cosponsor — Feb 27, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Donald Manzullo [R-IL16, 1993-2012]
The bill now has 7 cosponsors (7 Republicans).
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Dec 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Illinois's 17th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2011
Length: 7 pages
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into contracts with health care providers to improve access to health care for veterans who have difficulty receiving treatment at a health care facility of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3723”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 3723 — 112th Congress: Enhanced Veteran Healthcare Experience Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3723
“H.R. 3723 — 112th Congress: Enhanced Veteran Healthcare Experience Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3723>
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