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H.R. 1162 (115th): No Hero Left Untreated Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 1162, requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a one year pilot program to treat a limited number of veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, chronic pain, or opiate addiction or who have experienced military sexual trauma by using magnetic EEG/EKG-guided resonance therapy. The bill also requires VA to submit a report on the pilot program.

Sponsor and status

Steve Knight

Sponsor. Representative for California's 25th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 21, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Feb 16, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-339

What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 1162 will add $1 million in new spending through 2022.

History

Feb 16, 2017
 
Introduced

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Apr 6, 2017
 
Considered by Health

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

May 17, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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May 23, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

May 23, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Veterans' Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

Dec 19, 2018
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 21, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1162 (115th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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