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H.R. 105: Protect Veterans from Financial Fraud Act of 2017

To amend title 38, United States Code, to ensure that the Secretary of Veterans Affairs repays the misused benefits of veterans with fiduciaries, to establish an appeals process for determinations by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs of veterans' mental capacity, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Julia Brownley

Sponsor. Representative for California's 26th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 3, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Jan 3, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jan 3, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 3, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Prognosis:

6% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 3, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Apr 27, 2017
 
Considered by Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

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Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

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Signed by the President

H.R. 105 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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