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H.R. 1725: To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit certain reports relating to medical evidence submitted in support of claims for benefits under the laws administered by the Secretary.

Sponsor and status

Timothy Walz

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 17, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

Mar 24, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Mar 9, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on March 9, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-130

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 706: Quicker Veterans Benefits Delivery Act of 2017

Introduced on Mar 23, 2017. 85% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Mar 24, 2017
 
Introduced

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Apr 27, 2017
 
Considered by Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs

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

May 17, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

May 19, 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.

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.

Feb 15, 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.

Mar 9, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 1725 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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