H.R. 5262: Care Veterans Deserve Act of 2016

To eliminate the sunset date for the Veterans Choice Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to expand eligibility for such program, and to extend certain operating hours for pharmacies and medical facilities of the Department, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

May 17, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on May 17, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 17, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Richard Hudson

Representative for North Carolina's 8th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 17, 2016
Length: 10 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

May 17, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 5262 is 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.

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