H.R. 216: Department of Veterans Affairs Budget Planning Reform Act of 2015

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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Jan 8, 2015


Passed House on Mar 24, 2015

This bill passed in the House on March 24, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


Corrine Brown

Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2015
Length: 17 pages


Jan 8, 2015

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Feb 12, 2015
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Mar 24, 2015
Passed House

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Passed Senate

Signed by the President

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