About the bill
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 21, 2016
Length: 8 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Sep 29, 2016
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 29, 2016.
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H.R. 5985 (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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Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act of 2016, Pub. L. No. 114-228, H.R. 5985, 114th Cong..
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