H.R. 635 (113th): HEALTHY Vets Act of 2013


Feb 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Stevan “Steve” Pearce

Representative for New Mexico's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into contracts with community health care providers to improve access to health care for veterans in highly rural areas, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/13/2013--Introduced.Help Establish Access to Local Timely Healthcare for Your Vets Act of 2013 or HEALTHY Vets Act of 2013 - Requires the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, in the case of ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 13, 2013

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. 635”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


22 cosponsors (19R, 3D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 575 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 9, 2011

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