H.R. 3936: Veteran Engagement Teams Act

Introduced:

Nov 5, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Jun 21, 2016

This bill passed in the House on June 21, 2016 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Ryan Costello

Representative for Pennsylvania's 6th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2016
Length: 7 pages

Prognosis:

15% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program under which the Secretary carries out Veteran Engagement Team events where veterans can complete claims for disability compensation and pension under the laws administered by the Secretary, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Nov 5, 2015
 
Introduced

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Jun 21, 2016
 
Passed House

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.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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