H.R. 1016: Biological Implant Tracking and Veteran Safety Act of 2015

Introduced:

Feb 20, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Feb 20, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 20, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

David “Phil” Roe

Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 20, 2015
Length: 12 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to adopt and implement a standard identification protocol for use in the tracking and procurement of biological implants by the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 20, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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