S. 3313 (112th): Women Veterans and Other Health Care Improvements Act of 2012


Jun 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on December 13, 2012 but was never passed by the House.


Patty Murray

Senior Senator from Washington



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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2012
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the reproductive assistance provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs to severely wounded, ill, or injured veterans and their spouses, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Women Veterans and Other Health Care Improvements Act of 2012 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to furnish fertility counseling and treatment, including assisted reproductive technology, to a spouse ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 19, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Sep 12, 2012
Reported by Committee

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Dec 13, 2012
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3313”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


4 cosponsors (3D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 131 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 24, 2013

H.R. 6527 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2012

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