S. 1856: A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for suspension and removal of employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs for performance or misconduct that is a threat to public health or safety and to improve accountability of employees of the Department, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Feb 23, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jul 23, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 23, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Richard Blumenthal

Senior Senator from Connecticut

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 23, 2015
Length: 20 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted (details)

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History

Feb 23, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 23, 2015
 
Text Published

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Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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