S. 294 (113th): Ruth Moore 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.


Jon Tester

Senior Senator from Montana



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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 6 pages

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H.R. 671 (same title)
Passed House — Jun 4, 2013

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the disability compensation evaluation procedure of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for veterans with mental health conditions related to military sexual trauma, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

2/13/2013--Introduced.Ruth Moore Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA), in any case in which a veteran claims that a covered mental health condition was incurred in ... 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 Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 294”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


28 cosponsors (25D, 2R, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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S. 865 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 25, 2015

H.R. 671 (identical)

Passed House
Last Action: Jun 4, 2013

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