H.R. 294 (114th): Long-Term Care Veterans Choice Act

To amend title 38, United States Code, to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into contracts and agreements for the placement of veterans in non-Department medical foster homes for certain veterans who are unable to live independently.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 13, 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 2, 2015 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Jeff Miller

Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2015
Length: 4 pages

History

Jan 13, 2015
 
Introduced

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

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

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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

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

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

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

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

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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

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

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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

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

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

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

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Feb 12, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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Feb 12, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Mar 2, 2015
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Mar 2, 2015
 
Reported by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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H.R. 294 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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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