H.R. 454: To designate the medical center of the Department of Veterans Affairs located at 3900 Woodland Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as the “Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center”.

Introduced:
Feb 04, 2013
Status:
Referred to Committee
Prognosis
2% chance of being enacted
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Sponsor
Chaka Fattah
Representative for Pennsylvania's 2nd congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Feb 04, 2013
Length
2 pages
Related Bills
S. 1982 (Related)
Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Feb 04, 2014

S. 1950 (Related)
Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jan 27, 2014

 
Status

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 4, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Progress
Introduced Feb 04, 2013
Referred to Committee Feb 04, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
Prognosis

14% chance of getting past committee.
2% chance of being enacted.

Only 11% of bills made it past committee and only about 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]

 
Summary

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Cosponsors
17 cosponsors (13R, 4D) (show)
Committees

House Veterans' Affairs

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2/4/2013--Introduced.
Designates the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical center at 3900 Woodland Avenue in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as the "Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center."

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