S. 49 (113th): Veterans Health Equity Act of 2013

Introduced:

Jan 22, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 22, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jeanne Shaheen
Senator from New Hampshire
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2013
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that veterans in each of the 48 contiguous States are able to receive services in at least one full-service Department of Veterans Affairs medical center in the State or receive comparable services provided by contract in the State, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 910 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 9, 2011

H.R. 257 (Related)
Veterans Health Equity Act of 2013

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 15, 2013

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 49” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jan 22, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
1 cosponsors (1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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