S. 2896: Care Veterans Deserve Act of 2016

Introduced:

Apr 28, 2016

Status:

Referred to Committee on Apr 28, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on April 28, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

John McCain

Senior Senator from Arizona

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 28, 2016
Length: 11 pages

Prognosis:

3% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to eliminate the sunset date for the Veterans Choice Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to expand eligibility for such program, and to extend certain operating hours for pharmacies and medical facilities of the Department, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Apr 28, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed Senate

 
Passed House

 
Signed by the President

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