New Cosponsor — May 19, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Carol Shea-Porter [D-NH1, 2013-2014]
The bill now has 25 cosponsors (21 Republicans, 4 Democrats).
Jan 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2013
Length: 4 pages
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish standards of access to care for veterans seeking health care from Department of Veterans Affairs medical facilities, and for other purposes.
1/14/2013--Introduced.Veterans Timely Access to Health Care Act - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to ensure that the standard for access to care for a veteran seeking hospital care and ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 241 — 113th Congress: Veterans Timely Access to Health Care Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr241
“H.R. 241 — 113th Congress: Veterans Timely Access to Health Care Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 9, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr241>
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