A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the ability of health care professionals to treat veterans through the use of telemedicine, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor. Junior Senator for Iowa. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 8, 2015
Length: 6 pages
Oct 8, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on October 8, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Oct 8, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 18, 2015
Considered by Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Apr 25, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 925.
S. 2170 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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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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