S. 1463: Access to Community Care for Veterans Act of 2015

Introduced:

May 22, 2015

Status:

Passed Senate on May 22, 2015

This bill passed in the Senate on May 22, 2015 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Jerry Moran

Junior Senator from Kansas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: May 26, 2015
Length: 3 pages

Prognosis:

43% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to modify the distance requirement for expanded availability of hospital care and medical services for veterans through the use of agreements with non-Department of Veterans Affairs entities.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

May 22, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 22, 2015
 
Passed Senate

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

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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