A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to identify mental health care and suicide prevention programs and metrics that are effective in treating women veterans as part of the evaluation of such programs by the Secretary, and for other purposes.
Feb 3, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 30, 2016
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 30, 2016.
Senator from California
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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2016
Length: 2 pages
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Considered by Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs
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Passed Senate (House next)
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Enacted — Signed by the President
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S. 2487 (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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