New Cosponsor — Feb 10, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. Renee Ellmers [R-NC2]
The bill now has 22 cosponsors (19 Republicans, 3 Democrats).
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Feb 13, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Mexico's 2nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 4 pages
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.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 575 (112th).
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.
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. (2016). H.R. 635 — 113th Congress: HEALTHY Vets Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr635
“H.R. 635 — 113th Congress: HEALTHY Vets Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. February 7, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr635>
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