To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish within the Department of Veterans Affairs an Office of Whistleblower and Patient Protection.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 26, 2015
Length: 8 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on February 26, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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4 Cosponsors (4 Democrats)
Jul 10, 2014
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5054 (113th).
Feb 26, 2015
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Mar 19, 2015
Considered by Oversight and Investigations
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H.R. 1129 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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