H.R. 3471 (114th): Veterans Mobility Safety Act of 2016

To amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the provision of automobiles and adaptive equipment by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Overview

Introduced:

Sep 10, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 14, 2016

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 14, 2016.

Law:

Pub.L. 114-256

Sponsor:

Jackie Walorski

Representative for Indiana's 2nd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 1, 2016
Length: 5 pages

History

Sep 10, 2015
 
Introduced

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Apr 29, 2016
 
Considered by Health

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

May 18, 2016
 
Ordered Reported

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

May 18, 2016
 
Considered by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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

Sep 6, 2016
 
Reported by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Sep 12, 2016
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 17, 2016
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Nov 29, 2016
 
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 14, 2016
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3471 (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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