New Cosponsor — Sep 18, 2013
New Cosponsor: Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand [D-NY]
The bill now has 4 cosponsors (4 Democrats).
Jan 24, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on July 24, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
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Last Updated: Sep 17, 2013
Length: 38 pages
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the reproductive assistance provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs to severely wounded, ill, or injured veterans and their spouses, and for other purposes.
9/17/2013--Reported to Senate amended.Women Veterans and Other Health Care Improvements Act of 2013 - Section2 - Includes fertility counseling and treatment within authorized Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical services.Section3 ... Read more >
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Earlier Version — Passed Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3313 (112th).
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Last Action: Dec 13, 2012
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 5, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 131 — 113th Congress: Women Veterans and Other Health Care Improvements Act of 2013. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s131
“S. 131 — 113th Congress: Women Veterans and Other Health Care Improvements Act of 2013.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s131>
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