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

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.

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Feb 20, 2015


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.


David “Phil” Roe

Representative for Tennessee's 1st congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 20, 2015
Length: 12 pages


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Feb 20, 2015

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