S. 852 (113th): Veterans’ Health Promotion Act of 2013


Apr 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bernard “Bernie” Sanders

Junior Senator from Vermont



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Last Updated: Apr 25, 2013
Length: 25 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to improve health care furnished by the Department of Veterans Affairs by increasing access to complementary and alternative medicine and other approaches to wellness and preventive care, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/25/2013--Introduced.Veterans' Health Promotion Act of 2013 - Directs the Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA) to designate and operate at least one center of innovation for complementary and alternative medicine in ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 25, 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. 852”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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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