To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make publicly available certain information about pending and completed claims for compensation under the laws administered by the Secretary, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 35th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2013
Length: 5 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on April 18, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Representative Brownley Fights to End VA Backlog for Veterans in Ventura County”
— Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA26] (Co-sponsor) on May 9, 2013
Apr 18, 2013
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Jun 28, 2013
Considered by Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 1623 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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