New Cosponsor — Jul 29, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA17]
The bill now has 15 cosponsors (12 Democrats, 3 Republicans).
Nov 15, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on November 15, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 15, 2013
Length: 25 pages
To improve health care furnished by the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense by increasing access to complementary and alternative medicine and other approaches to wellness and preventive care, and for other purposes.
Veterans and Armed Forces Health Promotion Act of 2013 - Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and the Secretary of Defense (DOD) to jointly develop and implement:(1) a plan to ... Read more >
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. 3516”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3516 — 113th Congress: Veterans and Armed Forces Health Promotion Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3516
“H.R. 3516 — 113th Congress: Veterans and Armed Forces Health Promotion Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 10, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr3516>
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