H.R. 2256: Veterans Information Modernization Act

Introduced:

May 12, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Jul 21, 2015

This bill passed in the House on July 21, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Dan Benishek

Representative for Michigan's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2015
Length: 28 pages

Prognosis:

21% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit an annual report on the Veterans Health Administration, to provide for the identification and tracking of biological implants used in Department of Veterans Affairs facilities, and for other purposes.

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History

May 12, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 21, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

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Jul 21, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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