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H.R. 216 (114th): 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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Corrine Brown

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 25, 2015
Length: 17 pages
Introduced:

Jan 8, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

History

Jan 8, 2015
 
Introduced

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Jan 27, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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Feb 12, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 23, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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Mar 24, 2015
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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H.R. 216 (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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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