H.R. 294: Long-Term Care Veterans Choice Act

Introduced:

Jan 13, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Mar 2, 2015

This bill passed in the House on March 2, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Jeff Miller

Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 3, 2015
Length: 4 pages

Prognosis:

21% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

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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History

Jan 13, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Feb 12, 2015
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Mar 2, 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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