To direct the Secretary of Veterans to establish within the Department of Veterans Affairs a center of excellence in the prevention, diagnosis, mitigation, treatment, and rehabilitation of health conditions relating to exposure to burn pits.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 5th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 5, 2015
Length: 6 pages
May 5, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on May 5, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
May 5, 2015
Mar 1, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1279.
H.R. 2237 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 2237 — 114th Congress: Helping Veterans Exposed to Burn Pits Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2237
“H.R. 2237 — 114th Congress: Helping Veterans Exposed to Burn Pits Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2015. February 24, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr2237>
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