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H.R. 571 (114th): Veterans Affairs Retaliation Prevention Act of 2015

To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the treatment of whistleblower complaints by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jan 27, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Ordered Reported (Enacted Via Other Measures)

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was incorporated into:

H.R. 5325: Continuing Appropriations and Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2017, and Zika Response and Preparedness Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 29, 2016. (compare text)
Sponsor:

Jeff Miller

Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 27, 2015
Length: 15 pages

History

Jan 27, 2015
 
Introduced

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Mar 19, 2015
 
Considered by Oversight and Investigations

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

Apr 21, 2015
 
Considered by Oversight and Investigations

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

May 21, 2015
 
Ordered Reported

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May 21, 2015
 
Considered by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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

H.R. 571 (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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