To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a Future-Years Veterans Program and a quadrennial veterans review, to establish in the Department of Veterans Affairs a Chief Strategy Officer, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 25, 2015
Length: 17 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on March 24, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
4 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
“Costello Votes for Transparency and Accountability in VA Budget Process”
— Rep. Ryan Costello [R-PA6, 2015-2018] on Mar 24, 2015
H.R. 216 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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