Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 36th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Dr. Ruiz Announces Introduction of Veterans Legislative Package”
— Rep. Raul Ruiz [D-CA36] (Sponsor) on Feb 19, 2014
Apr 25, 2013
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H.R. 1759 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 1759. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
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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To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress quarterly reports on the timeliness in which the Department of Veterans Affairs receives certain information from other departments or agencies of the United States, H.R. 1759, 113th Cong. (2013).
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