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.

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 24, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on May 23, 2017

This bill passed in the House on May 23, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Timothy Walz

Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 24, 2017
Length: 5 pages

Prognosis:

24% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 24, 2017
 
Introduced

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

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.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1725 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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